Links to organisations offering advice and support for issues raised in episodes 1 and 2 of This Is England '88.
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Provides an information service about all aspects of mental health; includes depression and Post Natal Depression. Local branches of MIND are online or call the helpline.
Helpline: 0300 123 3393 (lines open Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm).
Provide crisis care and emotional support to anyone affected by any mental health problem including depression.
Saneline: 0845 767 8000 (every day 6pm - 11pm)
Association for Post Natal Illness - APNI
Providing support and information to women affected by postnatal depression.
Helpline: 0207 386 0868 (lines open Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm)
Offering support to anyone in a parenting role on any parenting issue, big or small.
Parentline: 0808 800 22 22 (lines open 24 hours)
If you're feeling distressed and need someone to talk to, you can phone Samaritans at any time of day or night.
Helpline: 08457 90 90 90 (24 hours a day, everyday)
Depression UK are a self help organisation helping anyone suffering from depression and their loved ones.
Help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life.
CALM - The Campaign against Living Miserably
Help, information and advice for young men aged between 15-35.
Maytree offer support to anyone who is suicidal.
Information on call charges to 08 numbers:
0800 - Free from BT land lines. Other networks may charge and mobile costs will be incurred.
0808 - Free from BT land lines. Other networks may charge and mobile costs will be incurred.
0845 - Calls cost 4ppm daytime and 1ppm evening and weekends plus a 12.5p set up charge per call from a BT landline. Calls from other networks may be higher and from mobiles will cost considerably more. 0844 - Calls cost 5p per minute plus a 12.5p set up charge per call from a BT landline. Calls from other networks may be higher and from mobiles will cost considerably more.