Turning Point

Description of service

Free urgent out-of-hours helpline available 24/7 for members of the public in Leicestershire to receive telephone support during a crisis. Support includes emotional support and signposting to services for those who need extra help during a mental health crisis to avoid unnecessary hospital admissions. Calls to 0808 80 are free from landlines and mobiles within the UK and do not appear on itemised bills.

Key Focus

Mental health crisis support helpline

Age Range


Opening Times

24 hour

Area Of Operation



No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number