Support in a Crisis

The Samaritans

The website for the organisation that has somebody there to listen 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Samaritans will keep things confidential. You can use them anytime. They have no religious or other affiliations


A helpline and text service with the aim to provide listening support and empowerment to people with emotional health issues in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Nightlink Helpline: 0808 8000 306 (office)

Nightlink Text Service: 07717 989021(mobile)

All enquiries: 0845 1228668(office)

Support Groups

We have been working closely with Pentreath an award winning mental health charitable organisation to recruit, train and support volunteers who have been running a fabulously successful support group at the Children’s Centre in Falmouth. 


This group has now come to an end.  From the Angela Harrison Charitable Trust we want to say a big thank you to the volunteers who committed valuable time and energy in setting up and maintaining these support groups to help and inspire the mums involved.

News & events


County Perinatal Services Expand following Funding Boost

After successfully obtaining additional funding from NHS England, the Perinatal Mental Health Service has expanded significantly and is now able to offer a more enhanced service across Cornwall. Mandy Raywood, Specialist Perinatal Team Leader said, “Our target group are women who have a significant mental illness or been identified as at risk of developing one […]

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Exciting Times for the Perinatal Team

The Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Team have been successful in their application to NHS England for additional funding to expand the existing perinatal team. We have recently shortlisted 5 candidates for interview for 2 band 6 Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Nurse posts and will be interviewing just before Christmas. We will also be advertising for […]

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