Safe Spaces

365 days a year, 12pm till 2.30am

Same-day urgent support for Children, Young People and Adults who are experiencing mental health distress

Anyone aged seven and over living in Bradford District and Craven can access urgent same-day support from Safe Spaces at our Bradford and Keighley Hubs.

We can help you if you’re experiencing severe anxiety, panic attacks, suicidal thoughts, intense depression or feelings of disassociation.

How can I get an appointment today?

If you need urgent support today call First Response or Guide-Line for a same-day appointment with Safe Spaces:

Call First Response – 0800 952 1181 (24 hour helpline)

Call Guide-Line0800 188 4884 (8am until midnight)

Safe Spaces provides support everyday including:

If you’re feeling overwhelmed our top tips may help:

  • Stop… take a deep breath
  • Find somewhere you feel safe
  • If you have a care plan or action plan that helps you know what to do when things are too much…read it and use it
  • Find a trusted friend or adult who you can talk to or just be with
  • If you are feeling like you need urgent support over the phone or in-person then call First Response on 0800 952 1181 and ask for ‘Safe Spaces’ for a same-day appointment at our Bradford or Keighley Hub.
  • You can also get a same-day appointment in our Hubs by calling Guide-Line on 08001 884 884, ask for ‘Safe Spaces‘.

Safe Spaces drop-ins

If you need to talk and feel supported you might benefit from a Safe Spaces drop-in service, check our map for up to date location and times that may be local to you. No need to book you can turn up on the day.

Click here to find your local drop-in service.

 

Guide-Line

Guide-Line provides confidential, emotional support to from 12pm (noon) to 12am (midnight), 365 days a year.

There are two ways to access Guide-Line support:

 

Night OWLS

West Yorkshire Night OWLS is a confidential support line for children, young people, their parents and carers available 8pm–8am every day.

Call on: Freephone 0800 1488 244

Text on: 07984 392700

 

Healthy Minds directory

The Healthy Minds Directory provides list of services, advice on how to stay well or simply answer a few questions to find the best support near you.

Looking to develop your career in mental health?

We are recruiting for Team Leaders, Crisis Support Workers and Relief Crisis Support workers for our Hub, Overnight Service and Crisis Cafes.

Check out the vacancies below:

Safe Spaces is delivered by a partnership, find out more about them here