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Wellbeing support

 

It is so important to look after our own wellbeing. During this challenging time, when we are having to remain in isolation for long periods of time, it can be very lonely. If you need someone to talk to or would like support with your mental wellbeing, please see the following links/ information for people and charities that can help.

 

Mind Bradford

Mind in Bradford is a local branch of Mind – the mental health charity.

Tel: 01274 730 815

https://www.mindinbradford.org.uk/

 

Samaritans Bradford

6 Mornington Villas, Bradford BD8 7HB

0330 094 5717

https://www.samaritans.org/branches/bradford/

 

Staying Healthy Advice

For information on how to stay safe and healthy during this unprecedented time, click here.

 

Reporting Abuse or Domestic Violence

There has been a rise in cases of Domestic Violence across the country in the last few weeks.

Click here for advice on what to do if you need help.

The National Domestic Violence Unit operates a 24-hour help line tel: 0808 2000 247

 

Silent Solution

If you tel:999 from a mobile but it is not safe for you to speak, Silent Solution is a system the police use to assess and respond to your call.

Tel:999 and if it’s not safe to respond to the operator when they ask what service you want, stay connected. If the operator hears any suspicious noise, you will be transferred to the police. If nothing is heard, you may be asked to press 55 – this will connect you to a Police call handler. Listen carefully to their questions and instructions so that they can assess your situation and arrange for assistance. This system means that the Police can respond to genuine emergancies when people are in danger.