Kingston Women’s Centre is run by women for women. We welcome women from all backgrounds of all ages from the local community. We aim to provide a safe confidential space where you can talk about anything in your life that may be uncomfortable, confusing or painful without fear of judgement. We provide counselling on a weekly basis for up to two years.
Our counselling helps in different ways:
- Manage difficult feelings
- Find new ways of relating to yourself and others
- Support you through life crises or life changes
There are many reasons to seek counselling such as: Anger issues, anxiety, bereavement, childhood sexual abuse, difficult childhood experiences, domestic abuse, depression, identity issues, life changes / life crisis, panic attacks, pregnancy and parenting issues, relationship difficulties, sensitivity and shame, trauma, work-related issues.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information
Since Monday 13th September 2021 KWC’s doors have been open to in-person assessments and counselling sessions.
To safely reopen our doors to working in-person with our clients, we have put in place some measures to minimise the risk of COVID-19 transmission :
- there are hand sanitisers around the building,
- our windows will be open for ventilation,
- chairs will be distanced 1+metre apart
- if able to do so, masks to be worn in communal areas.
What we are asking of our clients: To safeguard all our service users, counsellors and staff, KWC are asking that all our clients who request to return, or start, in-person sessions are able to follow our Covid Secure Measures.