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Want to text? Text Shout to 85258

YoungMinds Crisis Messenger

Text YM to 85258. The YoungMinds Crisis Messenger text service provides free, 24/7 crisis support to young people across the UK.

Phone
SMS / text
National
Young People
SMS / text
85258
Open
24 hours a day. If you need urgent help text YM to 85258

Further info

All texts are answered by trained volunteers, with support from experienced clinical supervisors. Texts are free from EE, O2, Vodafone, 3, Virgin Mobile, BT Mobile, GiffGaff, Tesco Mobile and Telecom Plus. You can read more about how this textline works here: https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/get-urgent-help/youngminds-crisis-messenger/