Explains hoarding, including possible causes and how you can access treatment and support. Includes tips for helping yourself, and guidance for friends and family.
Information about psychology, including a list of chartered psychologists.
Help for people experiencing hoarding and their families, including support groups and an online forum.
Produces guidelines on best practice in healthcare.
Information about health problems and treatments, including details of local NHS services in England.
116 123 (freephone)
Chris, Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK
PO Box 90 90
Stirling FK8 2SA
Samaritans are open 24/7 for anyone who needs to talk. You can visit some Samaritans branches in person. Samaritans also have a Welsh Language Line on 0808 164 0123 (7pm–11pm every day).
This information was published in September 2018. We will revise it in 2021.
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