NATIONAL ORGANISATIONS:

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
BACP is a professional body representing counselling and psychotherapy and promoting high standards of practice.
http://www.bacp.co.uk

Childline (0800 1111)
Childline is a charity that offers information and support to young people on a whole range of issues. You can call, email or chat online with a counsellor at any time – all calls are free and confidential.
http://www.childline.org.uk

MIND
MIND is a charity that provides information and support to anyone experiencing mental health difficulties, as well as campaigning to improve psychological services, raise awareness and promote understanding.
http://www.mind.org.uk

Samaritans (08457 909090)
Samaritans is a charity that offers information and support on a whole range of issues. You can call, email, text or chat online with a volunteer at any time you like.
http://www.samaritans.org

Young Minds
Young Minds is a UK charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. It offers information and online support to young people and children, their parents and professionals who work with young people and children.
http://www.youngminds.org.uk

 

LOCAL ORGANISATIONS:

CRUSE Bereavement Care (Richmond upon Thames area)
CRUSE Bereavement Care offers online, telephone and face-to-face 1:1 or group support to adults and children after the death of someone close.
http://www.cruse.org.uk/Richmond/contact-us

Off the Record
Off The Record is a charity that provides free, confidential support, information and advice for young people aged between 11 and 24 living in the Borough of Richmond.
http://otrtwickenham.com

Richmond AID
Richmond AID is a charity run by and for disabled people in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
http://www.richmondaid.org.uk

Richmond Borough MIND
Richmond Borough Mind exists to meet local mental health needs. It offers a programme of peer-support, drop-in services, events and activities in addition to counselling and psychotherapy services.
http://www.rbmind.org

Richmond Carers Centre
Richmond Carers Centre is a local charity that offers free, confidential advice, information and support to unpaid carers living in or supporting someone living in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
http://www.richmondcarers.org

Richmond Wellbeing Service
Richmond Wellbeing Service offers a range of free and confidential talking therapies and specialist support services to people living in the Borough of Richmond.
https://www.richmondwellbeingservice.nhs.uk

The Mulberry Centre
The Mulberry Centre offers a wide range of information and support services to all people affected by a diagnosis of cancer.
http://www.themulberrycentre.co.uk