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Are you in crisis now?

If you are worried about your safety and feel at risk of harming yourself please access help immediately through one of the following services:


If you are registered with the DMU Health Service call +44 (0)116 222 7272 for daytime appointments and NHS 111 for a GP out of hours service.

If you are registered with another GP please contact them instead.

In an emergency you can call 999, visit a local NHS walk-in centre or go to A&E at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

NHS walk-in centres

The Merlin Vaz Health and Social Centre
1 Spinney Hill Road
Leicester, LE5 3GH, UK
T: +44 (0)116 242 9450 or +44 (0)116 242 9450

The Oadby Walk-in Centre
18 The Parade
Leicester, LE2 5BJ, UK
T: +44 (0)116 271 1360 or +44 (0)116 271 1360

Loughborough Walk-in Centre and Minor Injuries Unit
Pinfold Gate
Loughborough, LE11 1BE, UK
T: +44 (0)1509 553998


1a Elmfield Avenue
Leicester, LE2 1RB, UK
In person between the hours of 9.30am and 9.30pm - the location is close to Victoria Park



A confidential overnight student support line that runs from 8pm-8am

T: +44 (0)116 223 1230

DMU security
T: +44 (0)116 257 7642

Richmond Fellowship

Richmond Fellowship offer the following services for people having a mental health crisis:

A free and confidential helpline available from 2pm to 1:30am: 0808 8003302

Face-to-face services at:

Apex House, Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FB: 10am to 5pm Thurs/Fri (no appointment necessary)

The Centre Project, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1EB: 10am-10pm, Sat/Sun/Mon (no appointment necessary)

E-mail contact:

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