AdvoCard are aware of recent changes to the services offered by Community Mental Health Teams to the way people supported by CMHT services access support at the weekend or public holiday if they have a crisis.
- Monday to Friday from 9am – 5pm office hours you should continue to call your usual contact number.
- Weekends and public holidays from 8am – 6pm call 0131-537 6213 and you will be able to speak to staff from community mental health teams who will be able to provide support for you. Staff will be based centrally at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital and it is possible that they may be busy on another call. If you are unable to speak to a person when you call, please leave a message and they will get back to you.
- If you have a crisis after 5 pm and you need immediate support that can’t wait until the next morning please either call the Edinburgh Crisis Centre on 0808 801 0414 or in the event of an emergency call 999.