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Essex Mental Health Support

Find Essex based mental health support services including the mental health and wellbeing issues caused isolation, loneliness, fear and anxiety over Coronavirus (COVID-19).  The sites below offer help to all adults and children struggling with mental health and general wellbeing issues such as depression, anger, addressing and learning to control suicidal thoughts, relationship problems or marriage break ups as well as the worries and stress caused by debt, sexuality identity and all manner of family issues.

The help and related advice services can be found by checking out the ABLEize hand-picked locally based Essex websites highlighted below and include the areas of Basildon and Brentwood, Colchester, Romford, Harlow and Southend-on-Sea as well as all other towns and villages throughout Essex. All of the local mental health resources listed here have been searched out by ABLEize to ensure you have a choice of Essex mental health resources to receive help, advice and guidance in all areas of well-being.

Many organisations listed provide dedicated telephone, Internet or direct counselling services free of charge and offer confidential services. Browse through the sites below clicking individual titles to take you to directly to the websites with contacts and further information. Mental health support in Essex is just a click away.

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A private psychotherapy and counselling centre located in the heart of Chelmsford assisting with all mental health issues and concerns for adults and children. Charges may apply.

Information provided by Colchester Borough Council about how to receive urgent mental health help and assistance. Also provides details of local resources, telephone helplines and a number of recommended support services within the Colchester areas.

Official Essex government resources and contacts for all areas of mental health and wellbeing. Includes emergency contacts, links to adult social care and crisis teams and offers online self help articles including looking after your mental health.

Emotional Well-being and mental health service for young people up to the age of 18 living in Southend, Essex, Colchester and Thurrock. Find contacts for each area along with downloadable self help guides and emergency mental health crises contact.

Details of the mental health support services offered at the Crouch Vale Medical Centre in the South Woodham Ferrers area of Chelmsford. Includes contacts and details of how to receive self referral assistance along with a range of information downloads.

Details of emotional and mental health support offered to carers of family members and the disabled within the Havering areas of Essex. Site provides details of local support groups and a comprehensive range of online resources offering assistance.

Provides advice and support to people within Havering and surrounding Essex locations with mental health problems including assisting, supporting and providing information to parents and carers. Also offers befriending and carers support and training.

Providing emotional and mental health support and well-being as well as opportunities and social activities for adults and teens in Essex with disabilities. View their mission statement and how to get involved. Based in Chelmsford.

Kids Inspire based in Great Baddow, Chelmsford provide support to children and teens experiencing mental health difficulties and offer a range of recovery services, coaching and mentoring in all areas of mental well-being.

Details of how to get mental health help, support and family services in Essex. Includes details of a number of free NHS specialist services along with online resources and how to get emergency or crises help.

Provides a range of resources and links to depression support groups in and around Romford. Include workshops, healing centres and depression support groups, counselling a range of other wellbeing and mental health services in or near the Romford areas

Part of the Mind national mental health charity providing support, telephone contacts and drop-in centre services for mid and North East Essex. Site includes a host of information and resources with a dedicated out of hours mental health crisis support service. Has offices in Clacton, Colchester and Maldon.

Providing dedicated mental health support services and contacts for children and teens in Southend. Includes suicide prevention resources and details of other Essex based mental health support services.

Therapy for You is the local NHS service covering the areas of Southend, Castle Point and Rochford providing one-to-one and group therapy services in all areas of well-being and mental health crisis. Also provides details of online courses with telephone contacts.

A Southend based charity for the wellbeing and mental health of people located in south-east Essex. They provide a range of support and therapy services including numerous social activities and recovery classes. Also offers therapeutic gardening and details of their recovery college. Includes Westcliff on Sea contacts.