Our useful resources and links
These organisations offer a range of information and advice concerning mental health and emotional issues. You can find lots of general guidance to support your wellbeing, or you can search the individual websites for more specific information. You can also visit the websites of our delivery partners to find out more about the services they offer.
Apprenticeships Norfolk Network
Set up to help increase the number, level, range and quality of Apprenticeships in the county, as well as generating an additional 5,000 Apprenticeships across Norfolk and Suffolk by 2019.
Working to relieve and support those living with anxiety disorders by providing information, support and understanding
Telephone: 08444 775 774 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5.30pm)
Provides healthcare services for people who find it difficult to visit mainstream GP services, such as people who are homeless, or those at risk of being homeless, sex workers, prisoners and ex-offenders, substance mis-users, travellers and asylum seekers
Freephone: 0800 028 7174 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)
Managed by YoungMinds to provide young people with accessible information about mental health medication – it neither encourages nor discourages the use of mental health medication
Help and advice about the wide range of services available from your local JobCentre Plus as well as detailed information about claiming unemployment and incapacity benefits in the UK.
The Lullaby Trust
The Lullaby Trust provides specialist support for bereaved families and anyone affected by a sudden infant death.
Telephone: 0800 802 6868 (All weekend and Bank Holiday Monday 6pm-10pm)
A friendly, confidential and responsive NHS service that supports people who are engaging in risky sexual behaviour and sex workers in Norfolk
Telephone: 01603 883423
Macmillan Cancer Support
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, find out what to expect, get information, practical advice and support.
Telephone: 0808 808 00 00 (Monday – Friday 9am- 8pm)
Providing advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem; helping you to make choices about treatment, understand your rights or reach out to sources of support
Infoline: 0300 123 3393
Great Yarmouth & Waveney: www.gywmind.org.uk
Telephone: 01493 842129
Telephone: 01603 432457
West Norfolk: www.westnorfolkmind.org.uk
Telephone: 01553 776966
Telephone: 0300 111 6000
Norfolk Carers Support
Providing direct emotional and practical support as well as information, advice and advocacy for carers of all ages throughout Norfolk
Telephone: 01603 219924
Norfolk County Council
Hub of local information concerning a range of health and wellbeing issues
Norfolk County Council Library Service
Provide mobile library services across the county, as well as Reminiscence Kits for working with individuals at various stages of memory loss and those with communication difficulties
Telephone: 0344 800 8006
Patients’ Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
Provides confidential advice, information and support, helping to answer any questions you may have about the Wellbeing Service or any mental health matters
Telephone: 01603 421191 or BT Freephone: 0800 279 7257 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)
Provides information, support and counselling about relationships to people of all ages and backgrounds, including people dealing with mental health issues
Telephone: 0300 100 1234
Emotional support and information to anyone affected by mental health problems (including depression, anxiety and phobias) through a helpline, email and online Support Forum
Telephone: 08457 67 80 00 (6pm-11pm)
Suffolk County Council
Information about local services
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS)
SOBS meet the needs and overcome the isolation experienced by people over 18 who have been bereaved by suicide.
Telephone: 0300 111 5065 (9am to 9pm every day)