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Contact us

If you are in Northamptonshire, you can contact our services via:

  • Live chat - Talk to us on CAMHS live about your mental health 9am-7pm Monday - Friday
  • Text a school nurse - for friendly, helpful advice. This service is designed for 11-19 year olds: 07507 329 600 Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm
  • Phone - the consultation line for parents, carers, young people and professionals is available 9am to 7pm, Monday to Friday on call 0800 170 7055.


If you are in a mental health crisis, at risk of self-harm or suicide – our crisis team is open 24/7 - call 0800 170 7055.


  1. Text Shout to 85258 at any time day or night. You can find out more by accessing the Give a Shout website here
  2. If your life is at imminent risk, call 999 for emergency help.


Other useful contacts:

The Mix is a UK based charity that provides free, confidential support for young people under 25 via online, social and mobile

Blurt it out find information on how to cope in a crisis and complete a crisis plan

Sexual Health Service NHFT's sexual health team 

Northamptonshire Rape Crisis for anyone affected by sexual violence or abuse