Sometimes you want other types of resources, including information and message boards.
Below is a list of websites and phone numbers for organizations that address many of the topics people talk to us about on chat.
Sometimes you need someone to talk to outside of Lifeline Crisis Chat hours.
Sometimes you need in-person help in your local area.
Some systems allow you to block a caller by pressing 8 or report a caller to the moderators by pressing 9 (or some other key depending on the system).
Most chatlines offer male callers a 30 to 60 minute free trial.
Once the greeting is recorded, the caller is allowed into the live chat area (or live connector).
The live connector is where live callers are introduced to other callers greetings, one by one.
As soon as a greeting is played, the caller is prompted to press 1 to connect live with that person, 2 to send her a recorded message or 3 to skip this person and listen to the next person's greeting.Mind 03 (Mon - Fri, 9am-6pm except bank holidays) email: [email protected] web: Offers advice and support to service users; has a network of local associations in England and Wales to which people can turn for help and assistance.Rethink Mental Illness 0300 5000 927 (Mon - Fri, 10am-2pm) Support forum email: [email protected]: Mental Illness works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness, such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, recover a better quality of life.If you are a child or young person and are concerned about your mental health then speak as soon as possible to an adult that you trust.This could be a parent (or other family member), a teacher, or a doctor (GP).It provides effective services and support and campaigns for change through greater awareness and understanding.