Parent / Carer Safeguarding
Relate Derby (www.relatederby.org.uk) has been commissioned by NHS England to provide counselling services free to residents of Derby and Derbyshire and these can be accessed immediately. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are delivering all our counselling services remotely via webcam and telephone. Please spread the word, we do not want people to suffer in silence!
Please contact us on 01332 349177 or 07741193484 - firstname.lastname@example.org
IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) counselling for couples and young people (16-18years) - People can access this free service if they are registered with a Derby or Derbyshire GP. Anyone who is experiencing anxiety, depression, low mood, relationship issues, loss, grief, trauma and other conditions, can contact their GP to get referred to Relate Derby or people can just contact us directly and we will advise them.
Support for children and young people’s emotional health and wellbeing - If you know a child or young person who is experiencing depression, low mood, stress, panic or anxiety, or need wider emotional support due to the impact of the Covid -19 pandemic then please refer them to Relate Derby. Our specially qualified counsellors are ready to assist. This is a free service and we currently have no waiting list, so people can get access to a qualified counsellor straight away.
Counselling for people affected by Autism Spectrum Condition(ASC) - Relate Derby has a special project called ‘Living Well with Autism’ (LWA) which supports people with ASC who are wanting to explore their own relationships and people who have a family member with ASC. This service is free to people who are living in Derbyshire (not Derby City). For more information please visit our dedicated website http://www.livingwellwithautism.org.uk/
Our free Telephone Helpline (0808 178 9363) - This has been extended and is now running on Monday, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am -1pm. Thanks to Foundation Derbyshire for their financial support.
Our helpline gives people the opportunity to speak directly to an experienced Relate trained counsellor without having to make an appointment.
Calls are free from landlines and most mobiles. If you are not sure whether or not you will be charged, please check with your mobile provider to confirm that 0808 calls are free before calling us.
Useful Web Links
0300 003 0396
You can talk to Relate about your relationship, including issues around domestic abuse.
National Domestic Violence Helpline
0808 2000 247
A 24 hour free helpline run in partnership between Women's Aid and Refuge.
Men's Advice Line
0808 801 0327
Advice and support for men experiencing domestic violence and abuse.
National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline
0800 999 5428
Emotional and practical support for LGBT+ people experiencing domestic abuse.
08 08 16 89 111
0808 800 5000
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