What type of counselling does KWC provide?
Humanistic and Integrative
Is counselling free?
No. In very exceptional circumstances we may be able to subsidise the fee.
How often do I come for counselling?
Sessions are held on the same day and time each week.
Addictions Helpline (see MIND)
Alcoholics Anonymous (see MIND)
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children. We support a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK.
Domestic Abuse 24 hour Helpline 0808 2000 247
Local Council Housing Department
Shelter Housing Advice
Helpline: 0808 800 444 – calls are free
Information / Advice
Kingston Citizens Advice
Offering advice and information on a wide range of subjects including welfare benefits, debts, housing, employment, relationships and legal issues.
RASASC – Rape Crisis South London
The rape and sexual abuse counselling service (RASASC) offers a free, confidential listening and support service for women and men who have been raped and / or sexually abused at any time in their lives, or for anyone who wants to talk about the effects of any unwanted sexual encounter.
Croydon: Tel. 020 8683 3311
MIND – for better mental health
Helplines: 0300 123 3393 or text 86463
Maytree Sanctuary for the Suicidal
Work to save lives and alleviate despair among people with suicidal thoughts.
Contact: 020 7263 7070 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you need to talk to someone in complete confidence, Samaritans are always there.
24 hour confidential phone line: 08457 909090
NHS Direct Kingston 24 Hour health advice: 0845 4647
Professional Organisations for Counselling and Psychotherapy
Professional Organisations which regulate counselling and psychotherapy training and practice and hold National Registers of Accredited Counsellors and Psychotherapists:
BACP: British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
UKCP: United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy
BPS: British Psychological Society