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Further support and services

Navigating mental health services can be hard, especially when you're unwell. Below you will find additional information about the different types of support and services available for mental health problems beyond the services Manchester Mind offers - including crisis services, advocacy, bereavement, legal advice and more.

Crisis Service  – Manchester, Bolton, Salford and Trafford only

No. 93 Crisis Cafe Harpurhey – an out of hours friendly and supportive community space for those experiencing a mental health crisis.
Monday-Friday: 8pm-1am (including bank holidays), Saturday and Sunday: 3pm to 1am.  Please phone ahead before dropping in.  
0161 271 0339 or 0777 801 2838

Also see Urgent Help for other 24/7 services.


Advocacy  – Manchester only

VoiceAbilitysupporting Manchester residents to be heard in decisions about their health, care and wellbeing.
0300 303 1660   [email protected] 

Counselling – all of Greater Manchester

Talk Listen Changeoffers individual and couples counselling. There may be a cost for some services. Also offers services to children and young people.
0161 872 1100   [email protected]

Therapy – Manchester only

Gaddumoffers NHS talking therapies, you can self-refer.
0161 834 6069   [email protected]

Counselling Directory

National online directory to find counsellors and therapists

Legal advice

National Mind’s Legal Lineoffers legal information and general advice on mental health related law in England and Wales
0300 466 6463  [email protected]

University of Manchester – Legal Advice Centrefree legal advice
0161 306 1264 or 0161 275 7976   [email protected]


Greater Manchester Bereavement Servicesupport and information service
0161 983 0902  [email protected]

Once Upon a SmileChildren and family bereavement support for Greater Manchester residents
0161 711 0339   [email protected]

Autistic Spectrum

‘I AM’Specialised 121 support, social and leisure activities, parents and carers group
0161 866 8483  [email protected]


Trafford contacts:

Living Well Traffordmental health support and social prescribing – referral via your GP

Blue Sci – wellbeing groups and welfare advice
Old Trafford Centre 0161 877 3719  [email protected]

Advocacy Focus – Trafford advocacy
0300 323 0965  [email protected]

Salford contacts:

Mind in Salford – advocacy, mental health, welfare rights and debt advice
0161 710 1070   [email protected]

Six Degrees – talking therapies and bereavement
0161 983 0900  [email protected]


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