Mental health problems are often considered a ‘hidden’ disability. If you’re living with them, then you’ll know there is no hiding place. For help and support with mental health issues, please contact the services below.
Worcestershire Adult Community Mental Health Service
Worcestershire Adult Services and Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust provide a range of services and support for people who have mental health needs and their carers.
Isaac Maddox House,
Shrub Hill Road,
Telephone: 01905 760000
Garage Art Group
They use the benefits of art for health for all and to support adults with learning disabilities and clients recovering from mental health problems.
Sessions run Monday to Friday in Evesham, Mondays from 10.30 until 12.30 at Chantry House in Worcester and Tuesday in Malvern. The cost is £8 per session including tea/coffee and art materials. (A annual membership fee is also payable)
Telephone: 01386 423245 or 07933512210
Mind aims to help people take control of their mental health by providing high-quality information and advice, and campaigning to promote and protect good mental health for everyone.
Infoline Telephone: 020 85192122
Rethink is the largest national voluntary sector provider of mental health services and operates several services within Worcestershire. They provide advice and practical support to help individuals manage and move on from mental illness.
Adviceline Telephone: 0300 5000927
Worcestershire Drug and Alcohol Action Team
Free confidential advice and information. Provided by Pathways to Recovery
Telephone: 0808 1783295
Mentoring service for people with mental health issues and mental health advocacy service
14, Charles Street,
Telephone: 01905 27525
Mental health support group in Malvern run by volunteers. Meet for drink and chat in supportive environment every Wednesday from 10.30a.m. until 12.00 mid day. The Lyttelton Well, Guesten Room, Great Malvern Priory.
Telephone: 01684 567954 or 01684 574709
Friendly, independent, self-referral drop in club for people with mental health problems. Meet Tuesdays from 11.00a.m. until 3.30p.m., Wednesdays from 1.00p.m. until 4.00p.m. and Saturdays from 10.00a.m. until 3.30p.m.
St Swithen Institude,
UK leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. Young people from Worcestershire formed group offering training and consultancy.
Parents Helpline: 0808 8025544
General Enquiries: 020 7089 5050
Mental Health Foundation
The Mental Health Foundation exists to help people survive, recover from and prevent mental health problems. They do not operate a helpline
1, London Bridge Walk,
Telephone: 020 7803 1100 (office)
Shaw Trust in partnership with Worcester Mental Health Trust offers support/training opportunities to find routes to skills development and employment for people who have experienced mental ill health
Telephone: 020 85192122
Worcestershire Mental Health Relatives & Carers Group
Provides information, advice and support
Telephone: 0750 3601737
Redditch Mental Health Support Group
Provides friendly support group sessions for people with mental illness issues
Worcester Bipolar Disorder Self-Help Group
Support group with monthly meetings. Every 3rd Wednesday from 7.00p.m. to 9.00p.m..
Horizon Community Centre,