Mental Health Services

Alder Hey Crisis Team - If you are a child or young person in crisis, you can call the Alder Hey CAMHS crisis careline 24 hours a day, seven days a week on 0151 293 3577 or freephone 0808 196 3550,

Online and phone psychological support from Mersey Care- a list of helplines that are available 24/7 

Kooth- Kooth offers emotional and mental health support for children and young people aged between 11 – 24 years and is available up to 10pm every day.

Access SeftonAccess Sefton is a free, confidential service, commissioned by the NHS. The service is available to anyone aged 16+ and registered with a Sefton GP. Access Sefton talking therapies are an effective treatment for common mental health conditions

Support Services and Citizens Advice 

The Life Rooms Support Service offers a telephone and email support service. The service is available Monday-Friday 9.30am-4.30pm. The advisors are available to chat and offer signposting advice in areas such as: 

  • Benefits/ Money
  • Housing
  • Physical and Mental Well Being
  • Volunteering
  • Family/ Caring Role

To speak to an advisor or to find out more information please call them on:  0151 330 6461. 

Careline - Careline is a 24-7 contact centre for all social care enquiries and referrals from both the public and professionals. We can help with all issues relating to children, adults, homeless and those at risk of homelessness. 

Citizens Advice - Free, expert and confidential money advice.   Our debt advice line is open 8am – 8pm Monday to Thursday, and 8am – 4pm on Fridays 0300 330 1196. 

Sefton Veterans Project - A service for military veterans and their families. Services include advice and assistance on a range of issues including health, housing and employment. 

Foodbanks - Helping local people in crisis. 

Lifestyle Services 

Smoke Free SeftonABL Health provide flexible specialist stop smoking support to those who live or work in Sefton.

Active Lifestyles - Active Lifestyles is dedicated to improving the physical, nutritional and mental health & wellbeing of the Sefton Community through providing support and information by increasing opportunities to access activities and programmes to establish long term lifestyle changes.

Ambition Sefton - Drug and Alcohol Services 

Living Well Sefton - Offers a free service to help improve your health by making small or big changes.