Services are mainly offered through the NHS. Initial referral is usually through the individual's GP.

Useful Contacts 

Community Mental Health Teams: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm

  • Eskdale and Annan, Tel: 01461 206494
  • Dumfries/Nithsdale, Tel: 01387 244442
  • Stewartry, Tel: 01556 505721
  • Wigtownshire, Tel: 01776 889300

Crisis, Assessment and Treatment Service: Mon-Fri, 9am-9pm; Sat-Sun, 11am-6pm. Tel: 01387 244468

Alcohol and Drugs Services: Cameron House (Mon-Fri, 8.30am-5pm. Tel: 01387 244555) & Alcohol and Drugs Support South West Scotland (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm. Tel: 01556 503550)

Psychology Services: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm. Contact Dr Stewart Grant @ 01387 244495.

Users and Carers

For a list of psychological services and referral information, please visit this website

Support in Mind Scotland: seeks to support and empower all those affected by mental illness, including family members, carers and supporters. For details of services in Dumfries and Galloway, click here and search for your area. 

User & Carer Involvement: providing support and empowerment to users and their carers to help them get their voice heard. Visit their website here. Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Tel: 01387 255330.

Dumfries and Galloway Carers Centre: providing support for carers. Visit their website here. Tel: 01387 248600.

Citizens Advice Service: providing advice on a large number of issues, including housing, benefits. To find your nearest bureau click here

People’s Advocacy and Support Service: providing an advocacy service within the NHS and local authority. Tel: 01387 247237.

Carers 4PD: visit the new UK PD Carers website here

Dumfries & Galloway PD Support Group: click here to visit their website.

To search for counsellors and psychotherapists in the Dumfries and Galloway, please click here.