For people needing to see someone immediately
Central and North West London (CNWL) NHS Foundation Trust
Single Point of Access Service
Tel: 0800 0234 650
If you are feeling suicidal and need help immediately, you can contact the NHS CNWL Single Point of Access Service for emergency support.
The Single Point of Access service is the first point contact to access mental health services and is open 24 hours a day, 365 days per year.
If you want to talk to someone at any time
National Freephone Number: 116 123 (24 hours a day, 365 days a year)
If you are feeling distressed, desperate or suicidal and want to talk to someone in
confidence, you can call the Samaritans.
You can also visit Harrow Samaritans in person between 10am and 9pm Sunday to Friday, 10am to 6pm Saturday, at 44 Station Road, Harrow, HA1 2SQ (almost opposite Harrow Civic Centre). There are disabled toilets and wheelchair access for visitors.
If you need urgent medical advice
Accident & Emergency (A&E) 020 8864 3232
Northwick Park Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, HA1 3UJ
The A&E department at Northwick Park Hospital in Watford Road provides 24hr
treatment for urgent physical and mental health problems.
In a medical emergency, for example if you or someone you know has been injured or taken an overdose, go to A&E as quickly as possible or phone 999 for an ambulance. A specialist team for mental health assessment called Liaison Psychiatry is available at A&E.
NHS Direct Tel: 111 or NHS Direct Online website
Staffed by nurses who offer medical advice and information.
There is also a walk-in centre (8am-8pm daily) in Harrow. No appointment is needed, just walk in.
The Pinn Medical Centre
37 Love Lane
Opening times: 8am-8pm, seven days a week (last appointment at 7.45pm)
Telephone: 020 8866 5766