We do not have access to NHS funded counselling services at present. However the organisations below can often offer either free or low cost services. If you are working you may find that counselling is offered through your occupational health department. If you are a student, counselling and psychological services may be accessed through university. http://www.uwe.ac.uk/advice/counselling/
|AVON COUNSELLING & PSYCHOTHERAPY SERVICE
Some low cost places available for those on benefits or low income. Based in central Bristol.
|THE BRIDGE FOUNDATION
Psychotherapy and counselling sessions, cost depending upon household income.
Also offering child psychotherapy and family work
|BRISTOL BEREAVEMENT FORUM
Provides information and a directory of services to support bereaved people living in Bristol
|BRISTOL DOMESTIC ABUSE HELPLINE
|CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE
Free service for those affected by feelings of loss and grief after someone dies.
Free counselling and psychotherapy for people affected by a life-threatening illness,
or those close to them. Based in central Bristol.
Offers free counselling for adult survivors of rape and sexual abuse.
|OFF THE RECORD
Free counselling, support and information for young people aged between 11-25 years.
Relationship / family counselling and sex therapy.
|0117 942 8444|
|SEXUAL ABUSE – AVON SEXUAL ABUSE CENTRE
Free counselling and psychotherapy for adults and children who have suffered sexual abuse.
24 hour emotional support for those who feel distressed, despairing or suicidal.
Provides women in the Bristol area with free and affordable counselling, psychotherapy and on-going support.