Useful Phone Numbers

All Emergency Services

Police, Ambulance, Fire and Coastguard

999

If somebody is in danger or report that a crime is in progress.

ONLY FOR URGENT CALLS.

Police

Non-Emergency Number

101

Use this number for all other calls to the Police, such as reporting a crime that has already happened.

NHS

111

Help and advice if you have an urgent medical problem and you are not sure what to do.

Contact the relevant Utilities

Electricity

105

 

Gas

0800 111 999

 

Water

0800 783 4444

Get Help, Counselling and Advice

Childline

0800 1111

Free, confidential advice and support for those under 18, whenever help is needed and whatever the worry.

First Step

0116 254 8535

A Leicestershire organisation for male survivors of sexual abuse and rape.

Galop

0800 999 5428

The National LGBT+ domestic abuse helpline.

Men’s Advice Line

0808 801 0327

For male domestic abuse survivors.

National Domestic Violence Helpline

0808 2000 247

Advice and help for victims of domestic abuse

National Rape Crisis Helpline

0808 802 9999

For women survivors in England and Wales.

NSPCC

0808 800 5000

If you are worried about a child contact professional counsellors for help, advice and support.

Samaritans

116 123

Call any time whatever you are going through. Free from any phone.

The Mix

0808 808 4994

Free information and support for those under 25.

Victim Support

0808 1689 111

Free service for anyone affected by crime regardless of whether it has been reported or when it happened.

Local Authorities and Other Services

Birstall Parish Council

0116 267 6191

Charnwood Borough Council

01509 263151

Leicestershire County Council

0116 232 3232

Leicester City Council

0116 454 1000

Watch Phone and Advice Line

0756 2422 756

Leave a message for us to call back.

Citizens Advice

0345 404 0506

Independent charities offering confidential advice for free.

         

Other Crime-related Services

Crimestoppers

0800 555 111

Give information about crimes completely ANONYMOUSLY.

Action Fraud

0300 123 2050

Report Fraud and Cybercrime