Sheffield Mind offers a number of different services across the city for people who are experiencing mental health problems as well as for the carers supporting them. Services are available to people who are 18+ and living in Sheffield.
This service offers free counselling and psychotherapy to anyone who is aged 18+ and are registered with a Sheffield GP. They accept self referrals or referrals from other professionals. The service offers:
- One to one counselling
- Listening Post – a counselling service that costs £45 per session
- Keeping Families in Mind – a specialist support service for military families.
Due to high demand, Sheffield Mind often have to close their waiting lists for counselling and therapy so do check their website for up to date information.
Listening Line is a service for those aged 18+ who may be anxious, lonely and isolated, especially during, or due to, the current Covid-19 situation. It is there to offer a friendly and empathetic listening ear for up to half an hour once a week.
You can call the line between 10am-4pm Monday to Friday on 0114 312 2209. You can also arrange a call-back by emailing email@example.com.
Springboard Cafes are informal peer support groups designed to help people get the support and advice they need to make progress in their recovery. For more information see the ‘Activities’ section on this website or on each link below. If you’d like to speak to someone before attending call 0114 258 4489 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sheffield Mind Wellbeing Centre, 110 Sharrow Lane, Sheffield, S11 8AL. Runs weekly on Wednesdays from 1.00pm-4.00pm.
- Manor Library, Ridgeway Road, Sheffield S12 2SS. Runs fortnightly (approximately) on Mondays from 10.00am-4.00pm
- Chapeltown Scout Hall, Burncross Rd, Sheffield S35 1RX. Runs fortnightly from 10.00am-2.00pm. Check on their website for days running.
- Firvale Community Hub, 27 Page Hall Road, Sheffield, S4 8GU. Women only. Runs monthly from 10.00am-3.00pm. Check on their website for days running.
- Aspiring Communities Together (ACT), Fir Vale Centre, Earl Marshal Road, Sheffield, S4 8LB- Women only. Runs monthly from 10.00am-3.00pm. Check on their website for days running.
- Parson Cross Learning Zone, 320 Wordsworth Avenue, Parson Cross, Sheffield S5 9NL. Runs fortnightly on Fridays from 10.00-15.00.
Other services at Mind
ManKind – an informal peer support group for men that meets on Zoom every Thursday.
Support and Recovery Service (SRS) – provides support workers and a budget management service for people in receipt of a Sheffield Health & Social Care budget. The support worker service is also available to pay for privately.
Magpies – supports people who experience difficulty with hoarding behaviours. There is also a hoarding support group (which friends and family can attend too). The service is run in partnership with South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue.
Training Programmes – Sheffield Mind deliver a range of training sessions designed to introduce people to or develop their understanding of mental health issues.
Volunteer Programmes – there are plenty of different volunteer roles at Sheffield Mind. These include therapists, trustees, group facilitators and general volunteers.
Anger Management – courses are run periodically.
Covid update 14/09/21: Most services continue under covid-safe conditions but may be experiencing changes to how or when they deliver their service. Contact Sheffield Mind directly for the latest information.