Scarborough Survivors

Scarborough Survivors & Crisis Café, support for your mental health & wellbeing. Mental health and well-being hub supporting the Borough of Scarborough.

Whilst we are still unable to offer face-to-face support we have telephone support available 7 days and 5 nights, covering the times that we would normally be open. Please scroll down for details and get in touch with us.

We are here to listen >

Scarborough Survivors

Mental Health Resource Centre & Crisis Cafe. Mental health and well-being hub supporting the Borough of Scarborough.

Whilst we are still unable to offer face-to-face support we have telephone support available 7 days and 5 nights, covering the times that we would normally be open. Please scroll down for details and get in touch with us.

We are here to listen >

Helpful Phone Numbers

If you’re in need of any help or guidance then please don’t hesitate to get in touch, we’re here to help. 

 

07516 916290

Professional / referrals only: 

Monday – Friday

07759 638733

Monday & Wednesday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07395 824526

Tuesday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07562 974101

Tuesday & Wednesday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

07446 192833

Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07845 846113

Friday & Saturday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

07860 102516

Sunday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

Helpful Phone Numbers

If you’re in need of any help or guidance then please don’t hesitate to get in touch, we’re here to help. 

 

07516 916290

Professionals / referrals only: 

Monday – Friday

07759 638733

Monday & Wednesday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07395 824526

Tuesday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07562 974101

Tuesday & Wednesday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

07446 192833

Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 

11:30am – 4:30pm

07845 846113

Friday & Saturday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

07860 102516

Sunday: 

7:30pm – 1:00am

The following links offer advice & support:

A & E Crisis Support

Our experienced crisis support staff are working alongside colleagues at Scarborough Hospital A & E department to support people who are in distress.

Thursday & Friday: 2pm – 2am

Saturday & Sunday: 8am – 2am

The following links offer advice & support:

A & E Crisis Support

Our experienced crisis support staff are working alongside colleagues at Scarborough Hospital A & E department to support people who are in distress.

Thursday & Friday: 2pm – 2am

Saturday & Sunday: 8am – 2am

Who are Scarborough Survivors?

Scarborough Survivors is a registered charity with 25 years of experience representing and supporting people with poor mental health.

Under normal circumstances, our Mental Health Resource Centre at 9 Alma Square, Scarborough is open 7 days a week and our Crisis Cafe is open 5 nights per week.  Our Whitby Allsorts group meet on a Wednesday at the Spa Pavillion.  Our services are drop-in and free to access by anyone aged 16 or over.

We are a service-user led charity.  Our members, with experience of mental health problems, either personally or as a carer, close relative or friend, have a direct say in how we are managed to ensure we best meet the needs of those accessing our services.

Who are Scarborough Survivors?

Scarborough Survivors is a registered charity with 25 years of experience representing and supporting people with poor mental health.

Under normal circumstances, our Mental Health Resource Centre at 9 Alma Square, Scarborough is open 7 days a week and our Crisis Cafe is open 5 nights per week.  Our Whitby Allsorts group meet on a Wednesday at the Spa Pavillion.  Our services are drop-in and free to access by anyone aged 16 or over.

We are a service-user led charity.  Our members, with experience of mental health problems, either personally or as a carer, close relative or friend, have a direct say in how we are managed to ensure we best meet the needs of those accessing our services.

Accessing support using a mobile phone:

Shout 85258 – free 24/7 text supportCALMHeadspaceThe Fire Fighters CharityBe MindfulStay Alive AppMindShift…plus many others.

Sources of online support including Anxiety UK and the Mindfulness Association.

Support for under 25 years:

The Mix:

  • 0808 808 4994 for online chat & crisis text service

Compass Reach North Yorkshire Services:

  • 0800 008 7452
  • Text 07520 631168

Childline

Online learning & helpful courses:

NYCC Adult Learning are offering free online courses during Covid-19 lockdown. For more details ring 01609 532536; email:

 

Accessing support using a mobile phone:

Shout 85258 – free 24/7 text supportCALMHeadspaceThe Fire Fighters CharityBe MindfulStay Alive AppMindShift…plus many other sources of online support including Anxiety UK and the Mindfulness Association.

Support for under 25 years:

The Mix:

  • 0808 808 4994 for online chat & crisis text service

Compass Reach North Yorkshire Services: 

  • 0800 008 7452
  • Text 07520 631168

Childline

Online learning & helpful courses:

NYCC Adult Learning are offering free online courses during the Covid-19 lockdown. For more details ring 01609 532536; email:

Night Time Crisis Cafe

When normal services resume, we offer drop-in support to those who are suffering from a mental health crisis or distress or those who are seeking to prevent the onset of crisis. A safe sanctuary for people in times of distress in homely and supportive environment.

Open For 5 Days a Week:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday: 7:30pm – 1am

 Sunday: 8pm – 1am

Please be aware this is for people in need of immediate attention and is not for drop-in socialising. The Crisis Cafe is ran by a Senior Support Worker and three support workers and is supported by volenteers.

Night Time Crisis Cafe

When normal services resume, we offer drop-in support to those who are suffering from a mental health crisis or distress or those who are seeking to prevent the onset of crisis. A safe sanctuary for people in times of distress in homely and supportive environment.

Open For 5 Days a Week:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday: 7:30pm – 1am

 Sunday: 8pm – 1am

Please be aware this is for people in need of immediate attention and is not for drop-in socialising. The Crisis Cafe is ran by a Senior Support Worker and three support workers and is supported by volenteers.

Activities:

All our social activities are free. Board games, cards, colouring-in and a karaoke machine can be used at any time. If you would like to attend regularly, we ask that a membership form be completed.

(Please note, these are not running due to lockdown restrictions)

Music

Monday: 1pm – 2pm

No experience necessary, have a go with percussion, guitar or keyboards/

Gardening

Monday: 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Fresh air and gentle exercise at Cross Lane and say hello to the hens!

Quiz

Tuesday: 2pm – 4pm

Not a test of your knowledge, more an oppurtunity to talk about a range of topics.

Arts & Crafts

Thursday: 1pm – 3pm

Saturday: 2pm – 3pm

No experience needed and all arts/craft materials provided.

Fragle Funky Choir

Friday: 1pm – 2:30pm

Singing has a really positive impact on metal well being and every voice counts. 

Writing

Monday: 1pm – 2:30pm

No specific themes…just have a go with any method that uses words on a page

IT Help

Monday: 12:30pm – 2pm

Help to access online technology safely and securely. 

Feel Good Walk

Wednesday: 1:30pm – 3:30pm & First Saturday: 12:15pm – 3:15pm

Enjoy a social walk with a coffee stop- suitable for moderate mobility. Monthly extended walk on a Saturday. 

Listening Ear

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday:  12pm – 4pm

Call in to talk in confidence about your mental health. 

 

Activities:

All our social activities are free. Board games, cards, colouring-in and a karaoke machine can be used at any time. If you would like to attend regularly, we ask that a membership form be completed.

(Please note, these are not running due to lockdown restrictions)

Music

Monday: 1pm – 2pm

No experience neccacery, have a go with percussion, guitar or keyboards.

Gardening

Monday: 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Fresh air and gentle exercise at Cross Lane and say hello to the hens!

Quiz

Tuesday: 2pm – 4pm

Not a test of your knowledge, more an oppurtunity to talk about a range of topics.

Arts & Crafts

Thursday: 1pm – 3pm

Saturday: 2pm – 3pm

No experience needed & all art/craft materials provided.

Fragle Funky Choir

Friday: 1pm – 2:30pm

Singing has a really positive impact on metal well being and every voice counts. 

Writing

Monday: 1pm – 2:30pm

No specific themes…just have a go with any method that uses words on a page

IT Help

Monday: 12:30pm – 2pm

Help to access online technology safely and securely. 

Feel Good Walk

Wednesday: 1:30pm – 3:30pm & First Saturday: 12:15pm – 3:15pm

Enjoy a social walk with a coffee stop- suitable for moderate mobility. Monthly extended walk on a Saturday. 

Listening Ear

 

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday:  12pm – 4pm

 

Call in to talk in confidence about your mental health.