Support Available

NHS CASHER Team: 07810696565

  • Offers support and advice via phone for young people and families around mental health  in the evening and weekend [Mon to Fri: 5pm to 10pm and Sat-Sun: 10am to 10pm]
  • Weekend face to face appointments are available [via appointment only]
  • Support groups in the evening for young people throughout Lancashire available [please call for more information]


NHS Youtherapy Team: 01253-955858

Youtherapy, Talbot Road, Blackpool, FY1 1LF

  • Counselling service for young people from 11 – 25 years old
  • Drop in support available every Wednesday from 3pm – 5pm 

(Please checks about the drop in as limited availability over Christmas holidays)

  • Self-referral service available to access counselling

NHS CAMHS: 01253-957160

  • Specialist mental health team for young people up to 18
  • Referrals to CAMHS are made by your GP, school or through CASHER


NHS Eating Disorder Team: 01772 647004

  • Specialist service for young people with an eating or emerging eating disorder
  • Covers Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre
  • Self-referral service 


Childline: 0800-1111 (Freephone)


Samaritans: 116-123 (Freephone)


Young Minds


If you are at risk through self-harm or having suicidal thoughts you cannot manage and do not feel safe, you should attend A&E immediately.

If you cannot get to hospital yourself, you should call 999.