You have reached our resources page, here you will find handy resources that aid the charter as well as other resources for your mental health and our sister organisations.

The Charter of Good Practice:

Cactus City’s aim is to encourage major institutions in the UK to adopt better safeguarding policies for artists and creatives in the recording studio. The charter is the first step to making this happen. If you would like to sign up to the charter, please get in touch via the Contact Us section or email us at hello@cactuscity.org and one of our representatives will get back to you.


Help Musicians:

Help Musicians is Cactus City’s asset locked body. They provide mental health support to musicians and those working in the wider music industry. In March 2022, they're launching in place a helpline for bullying and harassment. You can find out more about this and further support they offer on their website: 




To report sexual harassment in the music industry, report to the Musicians Union Safe Space Scheme either by email at : safespace@theMU.org or on their website: https://www.musafespace.org.uk/


Mental health resources:

MIND open 9am - 6pm Monday to Friday: 0300 123 3393


LGBT Foundation 10am - 6pm Monday to Friday: 0345 330 3030


Music Minds Matter available 24/7: 0808 802 8008


Music Support available 9am - 9pm on weekdays and 10am - 8pm on weekends: 0800 030 6789


Women’s Aid Domestic Violence Helpline  24 hour helpline: 0808 2000 247


Men’s Advice Line External Link - helpline for male victims of domestic abuse: 0808 801 0327

National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline support for LGBT+ people: 0800 999 5428


Safe spaces for women:

Women in CTRL members network: https://www.womeninctrl.com/ 


Directory of female musicians: https://thef-listmusic.uk/