Governing Bodies/Associations/Institutes

Resources & National Groups

  • Alcohol Concern the national  agency on alcohol misuse
  • Alcoholics Anonymous a fellowship of men  and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that  they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
  • Addictions Help details of  Addictions Help Centres in Scotland, England Ireland and Wales
  • BACUP Information, practical advice and emotional  support for people affected by cancer.
  • Candid Counselling and Diagnosis in  Dementia
  • ChildLine 24-hour helpline for children and  young people in trouble or danger .
  • Counselling counselling and psychotherapy related issue
  • Cruse Bereavement Care Offers  free information and advice to anyone who has been affected by a death
  • Gamblers Anonymous a  fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their  own gambling problem
  • GamCare National  Association for Gambling Care Educational Resources and Training - Charity
  • Gingerbread leading support organisation  for lone parent families
  • One Parent Families
  • Quit charity that helps smokers to quit
  • Samaritans a registered charity that  provides confidential emotional support to any person who is suicidal or  despairing