The following are all local groups and charities we work alongside, who may be able to provide further support.

 

Branches:

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Branches provide peer support for those experiencing mental health issues. They provide:

-24/7 Phone Support

- Peer-led drop-in/open access

- Service user involvement

- Volunteering Opportunities

- Educational Courses and Training

- Listening Service

- Calm Café

-Mutual Aid Groups

 

For more information call 01952 899205, or email kelly.middleton@tacteam.org.uk

www.facebook.com/branches.tact 

 

 

CHEC (Community Health and Enterprise Centre):

CHEC

CHEC is a Madeley based resource centre that offers signposting, information and resources on health and wellbeing, as well as various courses and activities.

http://chec-telford.co.uk                            01952 582659

 

 

 

Learning for Wellbeing:

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Learning for Wellbeing offer a range of free courses designed to help adults to improve their wellbeing.   Courses are normally 4 to 6 sessions long and rotate. Call 01952 382888, or visit http://www.telfordjobbox.co.uk/jobboxsite/site/scripts/documents_info.aspx?categoryID=10&documentID=19]

 

 

Recovery College: recoverycollege

The South Staffordshire and Shropshire Wellbeing and Recovery College offer recovery-focused education and training. All courses are fully co-produced and co-delivered by a peer trainer (with lived experience of either mental health challenges, learning disabilities and/or caring) and a trainer with relevant professional experience, working in partnership. You can call 01785 257888 ext: 8607 for more details, or visit http://www.recoverycollegesssft.co.uk/

 

 

Healthy Lifestyles Hub: healthy telford

The healthy lifestyles hub offers help and support with smoking, weight, diet and exercise, as well as providing a free lifestyle screen. Call 01952 382582, or contact healthylifestyles@telford.gov.uk

http://www.telford.gov.uk/info/20087/healthy_telford/687/healthy_lifestyle_hub

 

 

 

Alcohol and Substance Misuse Support:

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Aquarius offers a first point of contact for anyone dealing with alcohol or substance misuse concerns. Call 0300 456 4291, or visit http://aquarius.org.uk/telford-wrekin/

 

 

Domestic Abuse Support: WMWA Logo White Copy 400x400

For advice and support around Domestic Abuse, you can contact West Mercia Women’s Aid via their website www.westmerciawomensaid.org/.  They also offer a free 24 hour helpline on 0800 783 1359.

 

Male victims of Domestic Abuse can contact the ManKind initiative via http://new.mankind.org.uk/ or 01823 334244.mankind

 

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