Local NHS trust, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership (CWP), has launced a new mental health helpline for residents of Cheshire West, Cheshire East and Wirral.
Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, it is open to people of all ages, including children and young people who need urgent mental health support.
The helpline is part of th NHS Long Term Plan to improve access to mental health support. Originally due to go live next year, it has been fast tracked to be available to support local people during the Covid-19 pandemic.
What to do if you need urgent mental health help:
Government Covid-19 support for patients
The government have launched a new website for patients to use in finding out what they can get if affected by coronavirus. This service is available to all patients who are seeking advice on topics such as:
Links to other mental health and wellbeing support available if you’re worried about your mental heath or someone else’s mental health