Dec 19, 2023

NHS 111 Press 2

For urgent Mental health support call 111 and press option 2.

The service is available for people of all ages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in all areas of Wales to ensure those in need of support can access it quickly when they need it most. If you need to talk to someone urgently about your mental health, or you’re concerned about a family member, call NHS 111 and select option 2 to be placed in direct contact with a mental health worker in your area.

The number is free to call from a landline or mobile, even if you have no credit left.

Details of other helplines can be found on our website pages:

National Helplines or Urgent Help

Support for Children & Young People over Christmas

ENG Support for Children and Young People over Christmas (2)

Opening hours Powys mental health charities


Closed on the evening of the 22nd December and reopening on 27th, then closed again on the evening of 29th December and reopening on the 3rd January 2024.

Mid & North Powys Mind

Closed from 22 December to 2 January.


Closed over Christmas and New Year, last day Friday 22nd Dec and reopening Tuesday 2nd January 2024.

Brecon & District Mind

Brecon & District Mind will be closed weekends & Bank Holidays (Xmas, Boxing Day & New Years Day).

Credu Connecting Carers

Credu will be closed on the Bank Holiday dates and also 27th to 29th December, inclusive.

Powys Mental Health Information Service

Closed from 4pm on Friday 22 December until 9am on Tuesday 2 January 2024.