Depressed? Suicidal?
Our psychic readings service is intended for persons seeking advice and guidance on personal, relationship and career matters. It is not intended, nor is it suitable, for persons suffering from depression or other mental or emotional disorders, or for those in extreme circumstances. Free, confidential counselling and advice is available from a number of agencies in the UK. Below is a list of free and low cost counselling and advisory services and support groups that you may find useful.

Advisory Services

Citizens Advice Bureau
Impartial advice covering a wide range of issues.

Balham & Tooting Citizens Advice Bureau
Also runs a service for people who live or work in Wandsworth.
Address: 215 Balham High Road, LONDON, SW17 7BQ
Tel: 020 8333 6960
Fax: 020 8378 5892

Bermondsey Citizens Advice Bureau
Address: 8 Market Place, Southwark Park Road, LONDON, SE16 3UQ
Tel: 020 7231 1118
Fax: 020 7231 4410

Greenwich Money Advice Service
Address: Old Town Hall, Polytechnic Street, LONDON, SE18 6PN
Tel: 0208 317 8266 Admin
Fax: 0208 317 0609
Tel: 0208 317 3342 Debtline

Wandsworth Money Advice Service
Address: The Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, LONDON, SW18 2PU
Tel: 020 8871 6000

The Law Centres Federation
Law Centres that provide free and independent professional legal services.

Legal advice on issues ranging from employment to immigration.

The National Deptline
The helpline that provides free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems.

Counselling Services

Free Counselling in the UK
Free face-to-face counselling in many areas of the UK. Service is only available to those on low income.

Mental health charity offering help and support for those experiencing mental distress.
Address: 15-19 Broadway, London E15 4BQ
Tel: 020 8522 1728 (Mind infoline

Confidential listening and advice service run by students for students
Tel: 020 7631 0101

Free, confidential 24-hour counselling service for children in trouble or danger through its national telephone helpline.
Tel: 0800 1111

Age Concern
local care services for all older people.

Womens Consortium
An organisation committed to assisting women of any age or ethnicity with any social, skills-related, career, administrational or bureaucratic problems they may be facing. Tel +44 (0) 780 9443756

Threshold Women's Counselling
Counselling for women within a feminist framework, aiming to enable women from a wide range of backgrounds - especially those on low incomes or facing other forms of cultural disadvantage.

Victim Support
Advice, counselling and support for victims and witnesses of crime

Depression Alliance
UK charity offering help to people with depression, run by sufferers themselves.

Alcoholics Anonymous
Drink problem? Telephone: 0845 769 7555 (Alcoholics Anonymous Great Britain), or visit our website for further information about AA services and meetings throughout the UK.

They provide confidential, emotional support to those who are suicidal or despairing and aim to increase public awareness of issues around suicide and depression.
Address: 46 Marshall Street, London WIV ILR (Central London Branch)
Tel: 020 7734 2800
e-mail: - your e-mail address is known.
or - your e-mail address is confidential

A charity set up to help improve the service received by people experiencing mental health problems.
Address: 1st Floor, Cityside House, 40 Adler Street, London E1 1EE
Tel: 0345 67 8000

Young Minds.
Mental health charity designed for young people.
Address: 102-108 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5SA
Tel: 020 7336 8445
Fax: 020 7336 8446

Chaucer Clinic Addiction Network
counselling and rehabilitation for alcoholism, drug abuse and other addictions. Out-patient and residential treatment offered.

British Association for Counselling.
A national organisation to promote the understanding and awareness of counselling and to respond to requests for information and advice on matters relating to counselling

UK Council for Psychotherapy.
They maintain the register of qualified psychotherapists within the UK.

Counselling Directory (UK).
Search for a qualified counsellor or psychotherapist near you.

American counselling website with a thought provoking section about suicide.


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