Urgent help for children and young people

How to seek urgent help when concerned about a child or young person.

If you are concerned about a child or young person and believe there may be a risk of harm to themselves or others, contact CAMHS One Stop on 0300 222 5755 between the hours of 8am and 8pm, Monday to Friday and 9am - 12pm on Saturdays, excluding Bank Holidays.

Outside of these hours, and if there is immediate risk, please use the appropriate emergency service.

Find out how to make a referral.

For urgent physical or medical problems that need immediate assistance please arrange for the child or young person to go to their nearest accident and emergency (A&E) department, or call 999 for an ambulance.