Emergency Mental Health Contacts

If you need urgent help please contact your GP. If you are at a risk to yourself or others please call 999, or visit your nearest A&E.

For people currently living in the UK:

Samaritans - 24hr Free Helpline on 116 123, email jo@samaritans.org

Nightline– Instant Messaging Email and SMS. 

NHS 111 – available throughout the country. 

Shout crisis text service – 24/7 text service 


Imperial College Health Centre – GP practice nearest to South Kensington campus.  
Tel: 020 7584 6301  
Email: imperialcollege.hc@nhs.net

If you feel you are experiencing a mental health crisis Call NHS 24 hour Mental Health Crisis Lines:

Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, Hillingdon, Brent, Camden and Harrow 0800 0234 650
Ealing, Hammersmith, Fulham and Hounslow 0300 1234 244
Wandsworth 020 3513 4421
Berkshire 0300 365 9999

For people living outside the UK:

Samaritans - email jo@samaritans.org

Nightline – Instant Messaging Email and SMS. See website for further details, 

Various: Suicide Stop (has a directory of helplines across the world)