The Counselling Foundation

The Counselling Foundation

Charity information

The Counselling Foundation

The Counselling Foundation aims to make counselling as affordable and accessible as possible. As a part of our charitable mission, we ask that clients contribute what they feel they can reasonably pay and subsidise sessions for those on low incomes through our contract and commercial counselling and training.
Our charity provides placements to some of our trainees whilst completing their study, meaning we have additional counsellors to see more clients for a lower cost and consequently operate

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    Our charitable objectives
    To provide the public with:

    relief of suffering from mental or emotional difficulties by the provision of therapeutic counselling,
    education and training of persons in the practice of therapeutic counselling, and
    the promotion of better mental health and psychological well being.

  • Aims

    The Counselling Foundation aims to:

    • We’re here to help those experiencing emotional distress to enhance their wellbeing, whilst raising the awareness and advance the understanding of mental health.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 1014988

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 20

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 5

    Phone number: 07920030515

    Address: 1 College Yard Lower Dagnall Street St Albans AL3 4PA

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website