Mental Health

Mental Health 24/7 Helpline now live for Bucks

A new telephone helpline for mental health advice has been launched in Buckinghamshire.

It will operate during the COVID-19 pandemic 24 hours a day, seven days a week and temporarily replaces 111 for people who need mental health care and their situation  is not life threatening.

Residents of all ages can call for advice about how to manage symptoms, to find out when and where to get help and to access support from mental health professionals. 

During office hours, people who already use MH services should contact services directly using the phone numbers in their care plan.

  • Adult helpline:  01865 904997
  • Children and Young People: 01865 904998.

Find  more information about the MH helpline.

CAMHS 24/7 Helpline now live

CAMHS have opened a 24/7 helpline to support the NHS 111 line. Calls will be diverted to this helpline where there are mental health concerns for children/ young people.

Alternatively families can call direct to: 01865 904998.

Please note this number is temporary to help cope with the current Covid-19 crisis.

Healthy Minds

Healthy Minds is a Mental Health service owned and managed by Oxford Health, and commissioned by Buckinghamshire CCG for the residents of Buckinghamshire.

Patients can self-refer by:

Telephone: 01865 901600

Website: https://www.oxfordhealth.nhs.uk/healthyminds/

They offer a range of free, tried and tested NHS psychological therapies that help with:

Low Mood            Anxiety            Worry            Stress            Long Term Health Conditions            Employment Support            Sleeping Problems

They also have a range of information leaflets and short videos to support patients through Coronavirus.

Bucks Safe Haven

Plese follow the link for seasonal opening times of Bucks Safe Haven...

Bucks Safe Haven seasonal opening times.pdf