Our callers tell us just how valuable the night and weekend services are to them
The Helpline’s one millionth call came on our busiest-ever day with over 1600 calls, beating the previous record set on New Year’s Day 2016.
“’I’ve called late at night when I’ve felt anxious and not been able to sleep … it felt so good to chat through a worry or problem.”
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In 2013 The Silver Line received a £5m grant from the Big Lottery Fund to support its UK wide expansion.