"I always leave with a smile, coz that’s all I wanted – someone to sit down with me and listen"
Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service was set up in 1999 to provide services which are an alternative to hospital admission and statutory provision for people in acute mental health crisis. We are a registered charity, number 1075160.
Support and sanctuary in times of crisis
We provide crisis support in the following ways:
Dial House – open 6pm-2am Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday and Wednesday too. Call 0113 260 9328 on the night you wish to request a visit, between 6pm & 7:30pm, as this is when we allocate most of the visits for the evening. From 7:30pm, Connect Helpline (details below) manages access to Dial House for the rest of the evening. If you are Deaf or prefer to text for a visit text 07922 249 452. We can also offer BSL support for Deaf people – send a BSL referral via Skype (survivor.led) or Glide (07922 249 452), again ideally between 6 & 7:30pm. Download A6 printable cards
Connect Helpline – open 6pm-2am every night of the year. We provide up to an hour of emotional support. Call 0808 800 1212 or click on the button to the left for instant messaging support during our opening times. From 7:30pm, Connect takes referrals for late visits to Dial House.Download A6 printable cards
Dial House@Touchstone – open 6pm-11pm every Tuesday and Thursday. Call 0113 249 4675 on the night you wish to request a visit. Read here for more details. If you are Deaf or prefer to text for a visit text 07763 581853. We can also offer BSL support for Deaf people Download A5 Postcard