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Welcome to Help Counselling Services

Charity offering Free and Low Cost Counselling in the West Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset areas

Welcome to HELP Counselling Services


Unfortunately, our waiting list has exceeded our resources and we are unable to take on any further clients until September. Please visit our useful links for alternative support and contact your G.P.

We apologise for this inconvenience

We believe that everyone deserves to have access to a therapeutic space to grow, change and heal. We are dedicated to serving our communities and to providing you with respect and to support good mental health. Our free or low-cost counselling service supports hundreds of people each year, helping you to manage crisis, trauma and move forward from difficult life situations.

Who are we?

Help Counselling Services are a charity offering a free or low cost confidential service to all adults and young persons over 16 in the West Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset areas. The service is offered regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ethnic or cultural background, to people of any faith, or none.

Our team of counsellors and staff are here to listen to your concerns and problems and help you to find your own way to personal well-being. Your identity will not be disclosed to anyone, although a supervisor and staff team will support your counsellor. It is our aim to provide a safe, supporting atmosphere in which you will be heard.



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The process

Request Counselling

Request Counselling

Contact us directly either by phone, ring us on 01225 767459 or via email
Complete Forms

Complete Form

Complete our online request form or request a form is sent to you.
Initial Assessment

Initial Assessment

This will be like a counselling session, you will have time to talk, explain what your needs are and have the opportunity to ask questions.
6 - 16 Counselling Sessions

6 - 16 Sessions

A counselling session lasts for 50 minutes. How many sessions you require will depend largely on the presenting issues.

How can we help?

Our counselling team has experience in helping people across a wide variety of issues, including:

Individual Counselling
Couples Therapy
Stress & Anxiety Management
Family Issues
Anger Management
Abuse Present & Historic
Relationship Issues
Group Therapy
Bereavement & Loss
Low Self Esteem

"You changed my life!"

We have helped 8,500 people suffering from emotional and mental health problems

Latest News & Blog Articles

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Press Release

Coronavirus fund grant helps counselling charity tackle increase in stressed out mums.

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Free Mindfulness Session

Invite us to visit your business and we will give your team a free session of Mindfulness.

Appeal for more trustees
Appeal for more trustees

HCS are looking for more people to join its team of trustees who meet quarterly to discuss and give support to the charity.


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