Evesham And District Mental Health Support Services

Evesham And District Mental Health Support Services

Charity information

Evesham And District Mental Health Support Services

As an independent charity we provide information, advice and support for adults with mental health issues in Evesham, Worcestershire and surrounding towns and villages. We run a Day Centre 3 days a week which provides social events and a variety of activities. We provide counselling, massage and other alternative therapies. We are a drop in centre and are able to work one to one with people who require support and advice. We run a Art Group and client led Music Group.

Founded 1999

  • Mission statement

    Evesham and District Mental Health Support Services is a local mental health charity, working for a better life for everyone with experience of mental distress. This is done by; advancing the views, needs and ambitions of people with experience of mental distress; promoting inclusion by challenging discrimination; creating awareness through information and campaigning; and producing services which reflect needs and diversity.

  • Aims

    Evesham And District Mental Health Support Services aims to:

    • To improve the overall wellbeing of all people with mental health issues in Evesham, Pershore and surrounding areas.
    • To help our service users feel supported and to facilitate their contact with others who are experiencing similar issues so that they feel less isolated and lonely.
    • To promote inclusion by challenging discrimination and creating awareness through information and campaigning.
    • To empower our service users to find employment, by improving their confidence and social skills with training and monitoring. Reduce stress levels by providing easy access to advice & information.
    • To help our service users find emotional relief and improvements in their mental illness by offering affordable and quick access to talking therapies.
  • Overview

    Established: June 1999

    Registered Charity Number: 1076039

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 35

    Phone number: 01386 429454

    Address: 20 Church Street, Evesham, Worcestershire. WR11 1DS

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