Mental health and money problems are often intricately linked. Research undertaken by Money and Mental Health Policy Institute shows that in England alone over 1.5 million people are experiencing both debt and mental health problems.
The Healthy Minds website is your first step to mental health support in Bradford District and Craven. You can use the ‘Support finder’ to help you find the right services, find mental health support across Bradford District and Craven, and get practical mental health tips and advice.
Need someone to talk to? Contact Guide-Line which provides confidential, emotional support 365 days a year to people living in Bradford and Craven, by calling 08001 884 884 (8am to 12am) or using the live chat online at www.mindinbradford.org.uk/chat (8am to 12am).
For urgent mental health crisis support, please contact First Response on 0800 952 1181. This service offers support 24 hours a day, seven days a week to people of all ages living in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven. Anyone that is aged 7 and over can contact Safe Spaces which is a crisis service in the community, this service is available 365 days a year from 12pm to 2.30am. To access Safe Spaces, call First Response on 0800 952 1181 and ask for ‘Safe Spaces’.
If you or someone you know are at immediate risk, always call 999.
Family Action Perinatal Support
Pregnant mums and mums with children 1 year and under can be under extreme pressure with their mental health and money worries. Family Action offer Perinatal Support services, working to support mothers with their mental health and wellbeing. If this is you and you’re struggling, do reach out for support.