About the webchat service
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust’s (HPFT) free webchat service is still available, Monday – Friday for people in Hertfordshire who are experiencing mental health problems. and would prefer to talk to a member of our helpline team online, rather than over the phone.
As well as offering advice and support, the live webchat service can also help with:
- Signposting to other HPFT services
- Making referrals to GPs
- Making referrals to voluntary and third sector organisations
People can access the live webchat by clicking on the red circle, which is on HPFT’s website here
After providing name and date of birth details, as well as a contact number and postcode, people can live chat online with a member of the helpline team.
The SPA Mental Health Helpline is also still available 24/7:
via the freephone number 0800 6444 101
or by calling NHS 111 and selecting option 2 for mental health services.
Note: This article was shared on behalf of Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust’s (HPFT).
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