Services

11 Christian Helpline/Prayerlines that work together -

Joining Together to Serve Others

 

The following information gives brief details about each of the helplines.

 

CCPAS Helpline 24 Hours a Day 01322 517817 or 0845 120 4550 (Calls cost 2p/min + phone company's access charge)

(Urgent safeguarding advice only outside office hours of 9am to 5pm Mon - Fri & Bank Holidays)

Everybody is welcome to use the Helpline. It serves individuals such as parents, children and young people and adults. It is also available to church leaders, organisations, social workers, Local Safeguarding Children Boards and other professional bodies.

 

It is staffed only by social workers and counsellors who have decades of collective experience in the field. All are knowledgeable, practical and approachable.

 

More Information on CCPAS

 

Contact for Christ

 

Contact for Christ is an agency which puts people who are investigating the Christian faith in touch with someone local who can help them find answers to their questions. It has provided this service to enquirers (aged 16+) in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland since 1976.

 

More Information http://deo-gloria.co.uk/cfc.php

 

Crossline Coventry 9am - Midnight 0300 111 0101 Part of the National Christian Helpline.

 

Crossline is a Christian Staffed helpline offering a listening ear. It is part of Coventry City Mission (Regd Charity No: 1090102) and started taking calls in January 1992. In 2012 we received over 15,000 calls of which 12,000 were able to be answered . Regular and repeat callers make up a significant number of the calls.

 

We're Here To Listen - All our listeners are trained on a specialist telephone listening course that was previously accredited by the Association of Christian Counsellors (ACC). Crossline is a member of the Helplines Partnership.

 

e mails can be responded to at crossline@covcitymission.org.

 

@Crossline_Cov More Information on Crossline Coventry

 

 

CROSSLINE HULL 0300 111 0101 Part of the National Christian Helpline

 

Crossline Hull is a confidential Christian Telephone Helpline. It is manned in Hull every day from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. by trained Christian listeners. Callers, whether Christian or non-Christian, can ring knowing that they will get a sympathetic ear, regardless of their problem - whether their need is loneliness or a spiritual, physical, mental or emotional problem. Since 1998 it has been sharing Jesus's love and compassion to the people of Hull and surrounding areas. Crossline is an active member of the Christian Helplines Association. As part of the National Christian Helpline you can also call at anytime from 9am - Midnight to speak to someone in another part of the country.

 

More Information

 

CROSSLINE PLYMOUTH 0300 111 0101 or 01752 666777 Part of the National Christian Helpline

Help is Just a Phone Call Away

 

We encourage anyone in need of a listening ear to call us on 0300 111 0101 or 01752 666777-no problem is too great or too small. We have provided a Telephone Listening Line in Plymouth fo over 40 years and were one of the first Christian Helplines.

 

All of our listeners have attended a recognised Acorn Listening Course and are also required to undertake further in house training on a regular basis.

 

www.crossline-plymouth.co.uk

 

Chatnow

Chatnow.org provides people with the opportunity to chat anonymously with an approved Christian online - we offer Christian advice, answers, prayer and encouragement through a typed conversation at any time of day or night. If you would like to chat with us go to chatnow.org

 

Living Light Prayerline

01277 367 118

The Living Light Prayerline is part of the Nationwide Christian Trust which is a UK organisation based at Mulberry House Ongar.We offer retreats and conferences and our aim is to help people find the Lord and strengthen them in their spiritual lives. We offer a confidential Prayerline run by trained volunteers.

 

There comes a moment in all of our lives when we just need someone to listen, yet we don’t know where to turn.On our Prayer line you will find individuals who understand that life has its stresses and challenges, and that there are times when you need to be anonymous. They will listen and support you as you work towards your own solutions, or as you simple off-load.They will always be ready to pray for you and with you at your request.

 

Call Living Light prayerline and you will be assured of a warm, caring and non-judgemental approach to your situation. Our staff are trained and experienced and they will help you talk and pray through your issues and support you.

 

We are open 9.00 am - 7.00 pm Monday through to Friday and have an answering service when the office is closed where messages can be left and then covered in prayer.

 

nationwidechristian trust

 

Premier Lifeline

0300 111 0101 Part of the National Christian Helpline

 

Premier Lifeline is a confidential helpline offering a listening ear, information, prayer, emotional and spiritual support from a Christian perspective through telephone. The phone line is open 9am to midnight every day of the year.

 

Telephone: 0300 111 0101

Website: premier.org.uk/lifeline

 

Lifeline is part of the work of Premier Christian Radio and the Premier Christian Media Trust (reg. charity no. 287610).

 

Mercy UK

01535 642042

www.mercyuk.org

 

Mercy UK is committed to educating leaders, equipping individuals and empowering churches through effective discipleship resources, pastoral support services and residential homes for wormen (with life controlling issues).

 

Torch Trust

01858 438260

 

Torch Trust supports blind and partially sighted people on the "sight loss journey" with a prayerful listening ear and with accessible Christian resources."

Web Site: www.torchtrust.org.uk

 

 

UCB Prayerline 0845 456 7729

Irish Republic 1890 940 300

www.ucb.co.uk/prayerline

 

UCB Prayerline is all about bringing God into the equation of your life. This confidential service is available to you whoever you are and whatever background you come from. Whatever the issues you are facing, trained Christian volunteers will take your call and pray for you and with you. You might be wondering who calls the Prayerline?

 

Here are some examples:

 

the man who is worried about losing his job

the lady who thinks her husband might be cheating on her

the young person who doesn't know what to do next

the lady who is ill and wants to ask God to make her well again

the father who is worried about money and how it will affect his family

the person who wants to know more about what God can do in their life.

 

Prayerline is not a counselling or advice service, it is about praying to God and asking for His help or even saying thank you to Him for what He has already done.

 

Prayerline opening hours*:

Mon-Fri 9am - 10pm

Sat 9am - 8pm

 

Prayerline is closed on Bank Holidays