Useful Links and Resources


The Samaritans – Whatever you’re going through, a Samaritan will face it with you. They’re there 24 hours a day, 365 days a year ready to take your call.
Phone: 116 123 .
Email: [email protected].

Devon Partnership NHS Trust.
24/7 Urgent Mental Health Helpline.
0808 196 8708

If you are experiencing mental health distress or worried about someone else’s emotional state – support is available from our First Response Service using the number above. It’s important to get help quickly. You are not alone.

TALKWORKS has lots of helpful information on their website and a team who can help. You don’t need to be referred by a GP – you can get in touch with them directly . There is a self referral form on their website – or phone 0300 555 3344.


Recovery Devon
Recovery Devon provide a range online materials on their blog and in their resources section to help individuals and their supporters through challenging times.

Community Mental Health Team – Honiton

The community mental health teams for adults provide specialist assessment and treatment to people aged 18 years and older who are experiencing difficulties with their mental health and wellbeing. Their aim is to work with you to support your recovery to enable you to return to manageable levels of activity and independence.

Tel: 01404 541640

TRIP is a Honiton-based charity dedicated to relieving rural isolation and loneliness in East Devon by providing affordable transport, specialised disability equipment and a personal befriending service.

Contact them via their website – or phone on 01404 46529.


The MIND website has a wealth of information and support including explanations of types of mental health problems, drugs and treatment and tips for everyday living.

“Open Arms is a godsend”