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Do you feel safe? Are you looking for support?

At Insomnia we’re committed to ensuring and promoting the safety and wellbeing of our event and online communities. If you’re struggling or would just like a little guidance, there are a range of UK charities and organisations offering support and guidance

  • NEC Venue Security in person
  • NEC Event Security Control 0121 767 2595. Who will in turn liaise with the police as necessary

In person: it is recommended to first speak to Venue Security Control.


  • Sending threatening, abusive or offensive messages via social networking sites could be an offence.

You can report harassment, malicious messaging or distribution of private sexual images without consent online or by calling us on 101.

Free hotline is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and can be reached at 116 123.

For young people experiencing homophobic, biphobic or transphobic bullying or harassment


Freephone Helpline: 0808 1000 143; open Monday to Friday 10am-5pm.

Provides confidential information and advice through its Info Line: 0300 123 3393 or email [email protected]

UK’s free, confidential helpline for young people including advice and counselling.

They offer advice and support:


Guidance to deal with Feelings, Growing Up, Health, Lifestyle, Relationships, Sexual Health & Consent.

For young people on mental health conditions, coping with life, medications, and more.

Textline offers free 24/7 test messaging support: text YM to 85258.


Help for digital wellbeing, cyberbullying and online abuse related problems

Twitter – @askcybersmile 


[email protected].

Neurodiversity Support

If you are at immediate risk or harm,
please call 999 and ask for the police or an ambulance.

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