Other Agencies and Services
The menus below contain information about other services, agencies and organisations which provide advice, information and support within Cornwall. We signpost our patients to these services where necessary.
Community Mental Health Teams (CMHTs)
0845 207 7711
Samaritans - www.samaritans.org - 116 123 / 01872 277277
SHOUT - 24/7 text service - (Text Shout to 85258)
Nightlink - www.re-gain.org.uk - 0808 8000306 (5pm - 12pm) - Text (SMS): 07717 989021
NHS Direct - www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk / 0845 4647
CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) - www.thecalmzone.net - 0800 585858
Relationships Cornwall - https://relationship-cornwall.org.uk/ - 01726-72595 – Patients should be aware that there is no free relationship counselling service in Cornwall and Relationships Cornwall will incur a charge.
Housing / Homeless
St Petrocs (Truro) - www.stpetrocs.org.uk - 01872 264153
Breadline Centre (Penzance) - 01736 366767
Coastline Homeless & Social Exclusion Service - www.coastlinecare.co.uk - 01209 200042
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust -https://www.cornwallft.nhs.uk/eating-disorder-service/ - All initial referrals to the Eating disorders service need to go via a GP to the ICMHT.
Sexual Abuse & Domestic Violence
First Light - domestic abuse - https://www.firstlight.org.uk/make-a-referral/
The Women’s Centre Cornwall (formerly WRSAC) - https://www.womenscentrecornwall.org.uk/
Domestic Abuse Helpline - 01208 79992 - Rape and Sexual Abuse Helpline - 01208 77099
SARC (Truro - Willow centre) – recent sexual assault (in the past 7 days) - https://sarchelp.co.uk/get-help/ - 0300 3034626
CLEAR - children and adults- https://clearsupport.net/ - 01872 261147