NHS First Response Service (FRS)

First Response Service number
NHS First Response Service (FRS), across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, provides 24-hour access, seven days a week, 365 days a year, to mental health care, advice, support and treatment.



By calling 111 and selecting the mental health option, you will be put through to a member of the FRS who will speak to you and discuss your current mental health needs.



Advice for young people at risk of suicide
0800 068 4141 (24 hours every day of the year Weekends and Bank Holidays included)
07860039967 (SMS)


116 123 (Freephone, 24 hour helpline)



Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Helpline
0808 808 2121 (Freephone)
11am to 11pm, 365 days a year.


Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

For those personally affected by suicide
0300 111 5065 (9am to 9pm)


CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably)

A charity dedicated to preventing male suicides
0800 58 58 58 (5pm  – midnight every day)



Crisis text line
85258 (SMS)

Alternatively, read our instant advice if you are feeling suicidal or worried about someone