Please call our office on: Phone:01732 792022 or: 01732 494338
The Kent and Medway Complex Autism Service (KAMCAS), including the KAMCAS Out of Hours service, which is operated on behalf of Kent County Council, offers a crisis service 14:30 to 22:30 every day of the year including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day to existing crisis services when they are responding to Autistic people. This is not a crisis or response service for general emergencies (see emergency and Police numbers below), mental health issues (see Samaritans, Mental Health Matters, Kent Safe Haven and CRISIS numbers below) or other physical safety or health crises (see Domestic and Hospital numbers below).
999 If experiencing an acute life-threatening medical or mental health emergency (incl. Kent Police)
101 Kent Police – non-emergency
111 For non-emergency medical advice
0300 222 0123 Kent and Medway NHS
116 123 Samaritans Providing a 24 hour a day telephone support service
0800 107 0160 Mental Health Matters Helpline - A confidential service offering emotional support to anyone calling (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Kent Safe Havens - offers free mental health support to anyone aged over 16, in a safe, comfortable and supportive environment.
If you need urgent support from your local Community Mental Health Team outside of hours, please follow your CRISIS plan or contact your local Crisis Team below:
01634 833738 CRISIS Medway and Swale Team
01622 725000 CRISIS Maidstone and SWK Team
07699 733903 CRISIS South Kent Team
07699 746208 CRISIS North Kent Team
For Domestic Violence:
0808 2000 247 Women can call the free 24-hour National Domestic Violence Helpline