Thursday, 22 December 2011

Christmas time, mistletoe and......

mental illness, alcoholism, domestic violence, child abuse or even simply feeling like it's all a bit much?
Christmas maybe a time of joy and fun for lots of people, but for some it highlights the pain and suffering they maybe going through in life.

If this is you then here is a list of number to keep to hand. If you don't need these but think you may know someone who does, then please share this


MIND
www.mind.org.uk
0300 123 3393

Samaritans
www.samaritans.org
08457 90 90 90

Alcoholics Anonymous
0845 769 7555
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/newcomers

Stonewall
Info line 08000 50 20 20
www.stonewall.org.uk
London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard
0207 837 7324

SANELine
0845 767 8000
www.sane.org.uk


Preventing young suicide
www.papyrus-uk.org

For people in Northern Ireland
www.lifeline.info
0808 808 8000

Childline
www.childline.org.uk
0800 1111

Depressionalliance

www.depressionalliance.org

Refuge

www.refuge.org.uk
0808 2000 247

Eating Disorders Association
www.edauk.com
0845 634 1414

Shelter
www.shelter.org.uk
0808 800 4444

NHS Direct
www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
0845 4647

No Panic
0808 808 0545
www.no-panic.co.uk

Merry Christmas to one and all, enjoy yourselves but please think of those who maybe struggling or alone at this time of year.

Kelly x

This post comes with help from Kellie over at http://big-fashionista.blogspot.com/ who compiled the list and sent it out to any Bloggers who wanted to put it out there x

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