Useful support services


0330 094 5717  (free phone) 

116 123 (text)

You can call the Samaritans about any issue, at any time, every day of the year.


24 hour mental health helpline 

0800 183 0558  (free phone)

For anyone registered with a GP in Barnsley, Calderdale Kirklees. The service supports people who are:

  • At risk of developing mental health problems
  • Diagnosed with common mental health problems
  • Accessing mental health support
  • Experiencing mental health distress
  • Seeking information, advice and support


List of local support services in the Wakefield District


Wakefield District Domestic Abuse Service

It’s a very uncertain time for many of us, but particularly for those in lockdown with an abusive partner. This is why domestic abuse remains a priority during the Coronavirus outbreak.

For advice, help and support WDDAS are here to help. Please call 0800 915 1561

Available 7 days a week

If you are seeking support/new clients

Self-referral to our services is re-opening from the week commencing Monday 13th July.

To register for our services you need to contact us by telephone in the time slots outlined below or enquire by email.

Registration days + times: Mondays 5pm – 7.30pm/ Fridays 10am -12.30pm

Registration contact details: Telephone – 01924 211 114/ Email –

We are not accepting visitors into our centre. Please contact us by telephone or email only for self-referral during our Registration times.

Finally, we want to take a moment to reassure you that even though there are temporary interruptions to our service delivery, we aim keep our website updated and would advise you to keep checking it for regular updates and links to useful self-help resources and guidance.