Mental health urgent 24/7 helpline

All residents (adults and children) now have access to a 24/7 urgent helpline for anyone suffering a mental health crisis

 St Helens, Knowsley, Halton and Warrington residents 

For all ages – children, young people and adults

If you need urgent mental health support, please call the Mersey Care 24/7 freephone crisis line on: 0800 051 1508

The crisis lines provide support 24 hours a day, seven days a week to people of all ages, including children and young people, who need urgent mental health support.

You do not need to be known to mental health services to contact our crisis lines, they are available for all patients and public.


If you live outside of the above areas, find your local mental health crisis line on the NHS website