Alert (Urgent)

Blackpool Talking Therapies is not an emergency or crisis service.

If you or someone you know requires urgent mental health support, you can contact your GP to request an emergency appointment or attend the Urgent Mental Health Assessment Unit at Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

In an emergency, please attend physically to your nearest A&E department if you require urgent support or call 999.

Crisis Services


The Crisis Line


Tel: 116 123, open 24/7

The Light Lounge

Address: 259 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, FY3 9JL

Drop In Sessions: Monday to Sunday, 4pm to 10pm.


Text "SHOUT" to 85258, open 24/7.

Initial Response Service (IRS)

Domestic Violence Services


Lancashire Victim Services

Fylde Coast Women's Aid

Independent Sexual Violence Advisors

Useful Apps