Crisis messenger

What is the Beyond Crisis Messenger?

The Beyond Crisis Messenger provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. If you are in crisis, you can text Beyond to 85258.

  • Trained volunteers will listen to how you’re feeling and help you think the next step towards feeling better.
  • Texts are free from EE, O2, Vodafone, 3, Virgin Mobile, BT Mobile, GiffGaff, Tesco Mobile and Telecom Plus.
  • The Beyond Crisis Messenger service is powered by our trusted partner, Shout and Crisis Text Line.

Need urgent help now?

Text Beyond to 85258

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