Shout aims to make it easier for people to find and receive mental health support – anytime, day or night.
People of all ages can simply and confidentially communicate with trained crisis volunteers (supported by clinical supervisors) by text message, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, simply by texting GMBury to 85258.
Advice is available for anyone struggling with a host of issues, including anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, abuse or assault, self-harm, bullying or relationship issues.
The service is confidential, free, and won’t show up on phone bills.
Find out more about Shout here
Silver Cloud offers free access to online therapy to help to ease stress, improve sleep and build resilience.
The Silver Cloud digital mental health platform is for people aged 16+ and provides extra support and help for those who may be feeling stressed and anxious.
Each programme uses proven methods, including cognitive behavioural therapy, and all information entered is anonymous, confidential and secure.
Silver Cloud can be accessed by people with existing mental health issues, as well as anyone who may be struggling due to social distancing and self-isolation restrictions.
Living Life to The Full
Boost your wellbeing, online for free with help from Living Life to The Full. This online course can help you with improving feelings, beating stress and boosting your ability to live well.
There are a number of courses to choose from to help with things like low mood and stress, as well as other common life difficulties.
If you are looking to improve your confidence, sleep better or feel less stress, this may be the course for you.
Find out more here.
The Bury Directory
If you are worried about Coronavirus or struggling with self-isolation restrictions, head over to the Bury Directory for all the latest information about mental health and wellbeing support available to people from Bury > https://www.theburydirectory.co.uk/kb5/bury/directory/advice.page?id=yaOb9XkgrMw
If you are looking for bereavement support, you can find lots of information about support available locally on the Bury Directory, find out more > https://www.theburydirectory.co.uk/kb5/bury/directory/service.page?id=6R6UBulcd2Y