Useful Links

“I am ready to face the world again. I can’t thank [my therapist] or the Counselling Partnership enough for bringing back the “old” pre-depression me – its great to be “back” (July 14)

BABCP – British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies. www.babcp.org.uk provides information about counselling and lists private approved BACP counsellors and psychotherapists. www.bacp.co.uk

BACP – British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy www.bacp.co.uk provides information about counselling and lists private BACP accredited counsellors on find a therapist page.

BPS – British Psychological Society www.bps.org.uk

BASRT – The British Association for Sexual and Relationship Therapy www.basrt.org.uk Counselling Directory is a support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists. Information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details. www.counselling-directory.org.uk

Alcoholics Anonymous www.alcholics-anonymous.org

Citizens Advice . We aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives 01932 248 660 www.waltoncab.org.uk

Carer Support Elmbridge – is a charity supporting unpaid carers, who may care for a relative, friend or neighbour.

Offering advocacy, general information, help in obtaining services, home visits and support groups. 01932 235 770 Email carersupport@elmbridgehousing.org.uk www.carersuportelmbridge.org.uk

Carer Support Woking – 01483 727 277 http://www.carersupportwoking.co.uk

Catalyst – Surrey Alcohol and Drug Advisory Service on based at 14 Jenner Road Guildford Surrey GU1 3PL they also offer a service which can include group or individual sessions. 01483 590 150 Email to info@sadas.org.uk

Children’s centre – Weybridge 01932 820 106 http://www.weybridgecc.org

Cornerhouse Woking CornerHouse is a local mental health charity that provides support for a range of mental health issues including depression, anxiety, eating disorders and support for carers. They also have mindfulness drop in sessions and weekly healthy walks.
Contact: 01483 757461 or info@cornerhousewoking.org.uk  www.cornerhouse.cc

Cruse – Support and specialised counselling for individuals who have experienced bereavement. Helpline 0844 477 9400 Email: Helpline@cruse.org.uk  www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk

The Guildford Centre for Psychotherapy – a professional association of psychoanalytic psychotherapists

enquiries@psychotherapy-guildfordcentre.org.uk www.psychotherapy-guildfordcentre.org.uk

Home Start -is a national family support charity that helps parents to build better lives for their children. Our volunteers provide support and friendship to families. 01932 235802 Email: enquiries@home-start-elmbridge.org.uk  www.home-start-elmbridge.btck.co.uk

Mind – The UK’s biggest Mental Health Charity 01483 766998 Email: carlton@wokingmind.org.uk  www.mind.org.uk

Next Steps is a self-help support service for people in Woking affected by depression.

Provides information about depression, signposting, support and encouragement to take your steps towards emotional well-being.  call 01483 747461 or visit www.nextsteps.me.uk

OUTLINE – Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans people support and information in Surrey. 0782 728 9312  www.outlinesurrey.org RASAC – Rape and sexual abuse support centre, Guildford Surrey counselling, helplines, groups ISVA and support for men and women Helpline01483 546400 Freephone 0800 0288 022 www.rasac.org

Relate – Relationship Counselling, Marriage and couple guidance counselling service. Sex Therapy and counselling for young people 01372 467046 or 01483 715285 Email: info@relatewestsurrey.org.uk www.relatewestsurrey.org.uk www.relate.org.uk

Rethink Carers is a charity dedicated to improving the lives of anyone affected by severe mental illness.

Rethink offers carers’ support services including home visits and support groups from CornerHouse. For further information call 01483 724244

or email northsurreycarers@rethink.org

Richmond Fellowship – North West Surrey provides a range of services providing employment advice, support into work, training, work experience and rehabilitation. For further information call 01372 363934 or visit www.richmondfellowship.org.uk

SILC Centre for Independent Living – is a non-profit-making voluntary sector organisation run by and for disabled people. We are primarily funded by, and work in close partnership with, Surrey County Council. 01932 220450 (The Elmbridge Community Hub) www.surreyilc.org.uk

Samaritans and Victim Support – A 24hr confidential helpline for those who need support or have been a victim of a crime. www.samaritans.org

Surrey Drug Care offer advice and information. 01483 300112

Surrey Hubs are local centres run a team of experienced volunteers that provide information and support to help people stay independent.

They offer access to advice and signposting to services for disabled people, older people, carers and families, http://www.thesurreyhubs.org.uk Host drop in information and advice sessions for Welfare benefits, Carers support, Action for Carers – learning and work service, Advocacy Support, Sight for Surrey and the MS Society.

The Surrey Hub Addlestone 01932 846 491 Email: info@addlestone.org.uk  www.thesurrreyhubs.org.uk/Addlestone

The Surrey Hub Walton 01932 224 450 or  07704 288 772 Email: info@thehubwalton.org.uk  www.thesurreyhubs.org.uk/Walton

Surrey Information Point – Local information and support for families www.surreyinformationpoint.org.uk

Surrey Family Mediation Service – charitable organisation offering mediation services for families and children. 01372 749 911 http://www.sfms.org.uk

Victim Support – Local care team 0845 38 99 528 or email on shorehamvcu@victimsupport.org.uk

Lines are open Monday to Friday, 8am-8pm, and Saturday 9am-5pm.  victim support.org.uk

Wellness with a Goal – Walton-on-Thames based charity covering all of Elmbridge with their affordable mental and physical wellbeing services. Visit www.wellnesswithagoal.org.uk or call 01932 231 918 to find out more information.
Walton and Hersham Foodbank 07884 046 665

Email: info@waltonandhersham.foodbank.org.uk

http://www.waltonhersham.foodbank.org.uk

Windmill Community Drug and Alcohol Team provide a Substance Misuse Service for drug and alcohol users.

This is a self-referral line; with some evening clinics. Based at Abraham Cowley Unit, St Peter’s Hospital Chertsey, Surrey KT16 0AE. 01932 723 309