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Mental Health and Support Services in Portsmouth

There are a variety of mental health services and support services in Portsmouth who can help with various problems. If it is an emergency, and you feel you or somebody else is at immediate risk of harm, please call 999.

The NHS website has several contacts that can offer help if you are experiencing suicidal thoughts.

Portsmouth City Council have contact details for many services and charities relating to mental health.

HIVE can offer help if you are dealing with bereavement. They offer online, by telephone, and face to face support.


Portsmouth City Council also run a wellbeing service. They can offer support for specific issues such as alcohol misuse, food health and weight, and quitting smoking.

Mermaids is a national charity that offer support for gender-diverse children and young people. They have online web chats and a confidential telephone helpline.

The Mix offers support for under-25s with issues like relationships, exam stress, and drink and drugs.