The Lifeline office (24A Haddington Place) will be closed or open for limited hours for several days over Christmas and New Year.

Monday 22nd December: 9.30am – 3.30pm

Tuesday 23rd December: 9.30am – 2pm

Wednesday 24th December: 9.30am – 12.30pm

Thursday 25th December to Sunday 4th of January: CLOSED

Our office will re-open on Monday 5th of January 2015 at 9.30am.

If you need support during that time there are a number of other agencies you can contact.

For immediate help with mental health issues you can call

Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90 open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Mind on 0300 123 3393 or you can text 86463

For pregnancy support, pregnancy tests etc

Chalmers Street Sexual Health Clinic provide help and advice with sexual health issues, pregnancy tests and can direct you to support. Their phone number is 0131 536 1070 and they can offer advice over the phone and also have a drop in clinic. They are not open on the 25th or 26th of December or the 1st and 2nd of January.

You can call the NHS directly for help by dialling 111.