Counselling and Support

Do you feel you are in a mental health crisis?
Call the First Response Service – call 111 and press option
The First Response Service puts your mental health first. It provides 24-hour access, seven days a week, 365 days a year, to mental health care, advice, support and treatment. By calling 111 and selecting option 2, you will be put through to a member of the FRS who will speak to you and discuss your current mental health needs, helping you to manage the situation and arrange follow up services if required. for more information.
Run by Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust.

Celebrate Recovery
– Are you struggling with hurts, habits and hang-ups like grief, shame, compulsive addictions, low self worth, self hatred, depression or abuse? Then why not try the Celebrate Recovery course, a free 30 week Christian course, designed to help you face such issues and allow the power of God to change you. [01733 311156]

Childline – You can contact ChildLine about anything. No problem is too big or too small. Whatever your worry it’s better out than in. Call free on 0800 1111.

Citizens Advice Bureau   At Peterborough Citizens Advice Bureau we can give you free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and information on a wide range of subjects. 16-17 St Mark’s Street, Peterborough, PE1 2TU. Advice Line 10am to 4pm – 0344 499 4120. Mobile users: 0300 330 0650.

CRUSE – SOMEWHERE TO TURN WHEN SOMEONE DIES – Death is a part of life, and grieving a natural process. Cruse is committed to breaking the stigma around grief and ensuring that everyone, no matter how old or young, can access the highest quality support following a bereavement. Helpline – 0808 808 1677.  Local service – 01733 348439.

Marriage Care – We are a national charity, specialising in couple relationships. Marriage Care helps couples and individuals build and sustain strong, fulfilling healthy relationships, as well as providing counselling support in times of relationship difficulty. St Luke’s Church, 26 Benyon Grove, Orton Malborne, Peterborough, PE2 5XS. Tel: 0800 389 3801.

Mind – For Better Mental Health – – Based at our Peterborough office we offer a wide range of services to help serve local people with mental health problems. Morley Way, Woodston, Peterborough, PE2 7BW Tel: 01733 362990 or Email:

The Samaritans – Talk to us any time you like, in your own way, and off the record – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. 12:00pm – 8:00pm 
441 Lincoln Road, Millfield, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 2PE.
Free 24hr Helpline: 116 123. Email:          

The Well – We are a Counselling and a Listening Service. If you approach us for support, we will try to help you explore and work through your difficulties in a confidential and relaxed way. Our aim is to help you to understand your thoughts and your feelings so that you can live your life with greater confidence and fulfillment. Call: 01733 232433 or 07816 357484.

Victim and Witness Hub – Victim Support – If you or someone you know has been affected by crime, the Victims’ Hub can give you the support needed to enable you to cope and recover from your experiences. The service is free and available to anyone who has been affected by a crime. You can contact the Victims’ Hub by Calling: 0800 781 6818 (Monday – Friday, 8am – 7pm and Saturday 9am – 5pm) or Emailing:

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