There is always someone to talk to no matter the issue:

  • Leeds Nightline - 0113 3801285 Leeds Nightline is a listening and information service for students in Leeds. It is a student society based at Leeds University Union and aim to ensure all students in Leeds have access to our service. Their service is free, confidential, anonymous, non-directive, non-advisory and non-judgemental (20:00 - 08:00)
  • Samaritans - 116 123 Samaritans is a listening and advice helpline for people who feel suicidal or have issues going on in their lives. The services are confidential, anonymous and non-judgemental. Free to call and open 24/7. 
  • NHS 111 - 111 to speak to a fully trained adviser 24/7 about urgent medical concerns.
  • Connect Helpline - 0808 800 1212 Leeds Based emotional support and information (18:00-02.00) This is a free service and open 365 days a year.
  • The Mix - 0808 808 4994 - Free, confidential helpline for under 25's - Open 16.00 - 23.00 365 days a year.
  • Muslim Youth Helpline 0808 808 2008 A free and confidential service offering support to vulnerable youth in need, open from 16.00 to 22.00 every day.
  • HOPELineUK - 0800 0684141/ SMS 07786 209697 Free, confidential young persons suicide prevention advice (Weekdays: 10:00-22:00pm, Weekends: 14:00- 22:00, Bank Holidays: 14:00- 17:00)
  • Campaign Against Living Miserably 0800 58 58 58 Free helpline for young men (aged 15-35) who are depressed or suicidal or living in crisis (17.00-midnight 7 days per week)
  • SANEline 0300 304 7000 SANEline is a national 7 days a week out of hours telephone helpline offering specialist emotional support and information to anyone affected by mental illness, including family, friends and carers.(16.30-22.30 each evening)
  • British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy also has a list of links to national helplines. Just visit the site and choose 'Useful Links' from the main menu.
  • BEAT Eating Disorders - 0808 801 0811 BEAT is an eating disorder charity offering a student support line for students who are suffering from an eating disorder. Free to call on weekdays 12.00 - 20.00
  • Switch Board (LGBT+ Helpline) - 0300 330 0630 This is a free helpline to provide information, support and referral services for LBGT community and anyone having issues around their sexuality and gender identity 10.00 - 22.00 365 days a year.   
  • MindLine Trans+ (Trans+ Helpline) - 0300 330 5468 MindLine Trans+ offers emotional support to people who are Trans+, A Gender, Gender Fluid and Non-binary and anyone wanting to talk about their gender identity. The helpline is also there to offer support and information to family and friends across the whole of the UK 20.00 - 00.00 Monday-Friday. Download their flyer.
Registered in England Company Number: 7103465
Registered Charity Number: 1139314