Mental Health Support during Coronavirus Pandemic

We are aware that the Coronavirus Pandemic is impacting the mental health of the population, increasing anxiety, and that social isolation is a risk factor for mental ill health. 

This page lists some national and local sources of support:

Public Health England Information on maintaining good mental health during the pandemic can be found here.

The Cambridgeshire Keep Your Head website is a fantastic resource for adult, children and health professionals support for mental health issues. 

They have now added some specific advice and resources relevant to Coronavirus:

How can I help myself during Coronavirus?

Looking after your mental health 

Mental Health & Wellbeing


Every Mind Matters

111 Option 2

Mental Health Crisis Support

24 hours / 7 days a week

SAMARATANS Cambridge & Peterborough

0330 0945717 (local) 0845 7909090 (national)

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Children’s & Young People’s Services

0300 0295050

Text: 07520 649887

Young People Aged 11-19

07480 635443


 Domestic Abuse

 Domestic Abuse

National Domestic Abuse Helpline

0808 2000247

Cambridge & Peterborough Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence Partnership

Silent Solution (if you need urgent help & are unable to speak)

-Dial 999

-press 55 when prompted

-alters Police to the emergency