Useful Links

Sometimes it can be hard to find the help you need.  I've listed below some useful websites covering a range of issues that you may find helpful:

BACP - British Association of Counsellors & Psychotherapists
www.bacp.co.uk

It's Good to Talk - The BACP directory of counsellors and psychotherapists
www.itsgoodtotalk.org.uk/therapists

Ocean Recovery - A residential rehabilitation centre specialising in treating drug, alcohol and behavioural addiction
http://oceanrecoverycentre.com/ 

Families Anonymous and  Al-anon - Support for family members and friends affected by another's abuse of drugs or alcohol
http://famanon.org.uk/ and http://www.al-anonuk.org.uk/

Narcotics Anonymous - Support for people struggling with substance misuse or addiction
http://ukna.org/

Alcoholics Anonymous - Support for people struggling with alcohol addiction or problem drinking
http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/

Cruse - Bereavement support
www.cruse.org.uk

NAPAC - Supporting recovery from childhood abuse
www.napac.org.uk

MOSAC - Supporting mothers of sexually abused children
www.mosac.org.uk

MIND - The mental health charity
www.mind.org.uk

Samaritans - Support for people struggling with suicidal thoughts and feelings
www.samaritans.org.uk

Childline - Free and confidential help for children
www.childline.org.uk

Place 2 Be - A national charity providing counselling for children in schools
www.place2be.org.uk

Women's Aid - Supporting women and children who are victims of domestic abuse
www.womensaid.org.uk

Age UK - Supporting older people
www.ageuk.org.uk

Stonewall - Support for LGBT people
www.stonewall.org.uk