Wolverhampton: 01902 444021
Sandwell: 0121 6126620
Walsall: 01922 607400
Dudley: 01384 324689
BCHFT 24/7 Mental Health Telephone Support Line: 0800 008 6516
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In a mental health emergency

If you or a young person’s a person’s mental or emotional state gets worse quickly, it may become a mental health crisis.  In this situation, it is important to get help quickly.

You can do one of these things:

If the emergency is related to a young person’s mental health then the CAMHS Crisis team can be contacted 08:00-20:00 hours

CAMHS Crisis Intervention & Home Treatment Team can be contacted by:

Sandwell:  07816075218

Wolverhampton: 07900226390

Dudley: 07435996296

Walsall:  07824565766

Black Country Healthcare Foundation Trust offer a 24/7 mental health telephone support line where children, young people and families/carers can access advice and support from a CAMHS healthcare professional.  This can be accessed by calling 0800 008 6516

Follow any safety plan that has already been discussed and set up with you. Please also see our self-harm info and our suicidal thoughts info.

If you are not known to CAMHS, you can contact your GP for an emergency appointment.

Useful Resources and Help lines:

  • BCHFT 247 Mental health telephone support 0800 0086516
  • Young Minds: 02073 368 445 or
  •   Samaritans: 08457 909 090 or
  • MIND Information Line: 08457 660 163 (self-help books are also available)
  •   Youth Access: 02087 729 900
  • BEAT: 08088010677 or

If someone is at immediate risk of danger

It is important to keep yourself and others safe.

Call 999 and explain the situation, someone trained to help will talk you through this

Are you worried that someone is being hurt?

It is important to let trained people from Children’s Services know about any worries you may have so that they can support you and others involved.  You may wish to have someone help you with this or ring the helplines below.

Wolverhampton – call 01902 555392 or 552999 – or follow this guide

Sandwell – call 0121 5693100 – or follow this guide

Dudley – call 0300 555 0050  – or follow this guide

Walsall – call 0300 555 2866 – or follow this guide





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