1st Response

1st Response provides face-to-face support throughout East Lothian. The 1st Response team will listen to you and help you resolve your crisis.

Service Description

They will provide you with sensitive and non-judgmental support based on your needs, and help you to access other services.

The 1st Response service is run by Penumbra and Changes.

For more information about the service, please download the 1st Response leaflet here.

How To Get In Touch

Telephone Number: 07966 526 452

Service Categories

Eligibility

Intended Client Groups:

  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

1st Response is open to anyone aged 18
years old and over who lives in East Lothian and is experiencing distress and reduced mental wellbeing.

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Contact Info. & Service Address

168 High Street
Musselburgh
EH21 7DZ

Office Hours

Messages will be picked up between 11.00 am – 1.00 pm Monday – Friday

Service Hours

-Appointments are available Monday - Friday at variety of locations across East Lothian.-

Provider's Name: Penumbra

Type: Charity/Voluntary

Penumbra is one of Scotland’s largest mental health charities and support around 1600 adults and young people every week and employ 400 staff across Scotland. Penumbra work to promote mental health and wellbeing for all, prevent mental health difficulties for people who are ‘at risk’, and to support people with mental health problems. They provide a wide range of services which offer hope and practical steps towards recovery, and we campaign to increase public knowledge about mental health and to influence national and local government policy.

Services run by this provider

Office Hours

Messages will be picked up between 11.00 am – 1.00 pm Monday – Friday

Service Hours

Appointments are available Monday – Friday at variety of locations across East Lothian.

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