Good mental health is important to everyone. Leading a life with good mental health and wellbeing also supports in having better physical health.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Managing anxiety and maintaining good mental health and wellbeing

If you need support

  • COVID-19 Community Response
  • Kirklees Better Outcomes Partnership (KBOP) are offering immediate help and information to anyone in Kirklees about benefits, housing, food provisions and accessing medication queries or if you are concerned about your wellbeing, feeling socially isolated or at risk of Domestic Abuse. Call 07562252940. Open 7 days a week, 8am-8pm.
  • Kirklees Peer Led Brokerage Service
  • 24 hour mental health helpline
  • Kooth - an anonymous, online counselling and support service for children and young people, accessible through your mobile, tablet and desktop and free at the point of use. It's available for 10-19 year olds in Kirklees 12-10pm weekdays and 6-10pm weekends.

Guidance on getting the COVID-19 vaccine

If you have already suffered serious harm:

Call 999 and ask for an ambulance or go to your nearest accident and emergency (A&E) department.

If you have thoughts of self-harming, are feeling suicidal or have a life-threatening emergency, contact someone immediately:
  • Huddersfield - Referral number: 07741900395. Open Saturday, Sunday and Monday 6pm - Midnight
  • Dewsbury - Referral number: 07867028755. Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6pm - Midnight
  • Contact Kirklees Single Point of Access Team on: 01924 316830 24 hours a day if support is required urgently

For children and young people

  • Contact Thriving Kirklees Single Point of Access Team on: 01924 492183 Monday to Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturday 9.30am -12pm
If you feel like you need help fast but it is not an emergency:

Contact your GP or NHS 111 if it is out of hours

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