Suffolk Wellbeing Service
Wellbeing Norfolk & Waveney and Wellbeing Suffolk provide a range of support for people with common mental health and emotional issues, such as low mood, depression or stress. Their services are free and are available to people aged 16 and over living in Norfolk & Waveney, and for people of all ages in Suffolk. Tel: 0300 123 1503; Website.
Suffolk Children & Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing Hub
Information, advice and support for children, young people, families and professionals. Tel: 0345 600 2090 (Monday to Friday 8am to 7.30pm); or visit their website.
Bipolar UK is the national charity dedicated to supporting individuals with the much misunderstood and devastating condition of bipolar, their families and carers. For more information visit the website or call 020 7931 6480.
Mind is the leading mental health charity in England and Wales. They work to create a better life for everyone with experience of mental distress. Visit the website for the latest information.
Advocacy is about your voice being heard. Advocates support you to speak up, or they might speak up on your behalf if needed. Advocacy is totally free, independent and confidential.
What will your advocate do? Listen to what you want and work with you to: Get your voice heard, understand your rights, get information you need, explore your options, make your own choices.
- VoiceAbility; Tel: 01473 857 631; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- HealthWatch Suffolk: Tel: 01449 703 949; or visit their website.
NHS Complaints Advocacy
The NHS Complaints Advocacy Service is a free and independent service that can help you make a complaint about local NHS services. The dedicated website has a wide range of information to support you to make an NHS complaint by yourself. NHS Complaints Advocacy helpline; 0300 330 5454 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm).
Suffolk County Council
To contact the Suffolk County Council or for more information, click here.
Suffolk Family Carers
For nearly 30 years, Suffolk Family Carers have provided information, advice and support to thousands of family carers. Click here for more information and support.
Choice & Medication
Offers patient information about mental health conditions and the treatments available to help make informed decisions about choosing the right medicine. Conditions covered include Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, Depression, Anxiety, Alcohol disorders, ADHD and many more. This website is provided by the National Institute for Mental Health in England.
Elefriends is a supportive online community where you can be yourself. We all know what it’s like to struggle sometimes, but now there’s a safe place to listen, share and be heard. There’s more information on how to sign up here.
- Samaritans – 116 123
- Suffolk Wellbeing Service – 0300 123 1781
- Dementia Helpline – 08081 688 000
- Suffolk Alcohol Treatment Service – 0300 123 0872
- Autism – 0808 800 4104
- National Self Harm Network – Online forum.
For more information about services around Suffolk, visit InfoLink.
Bury St Edmunds Round Table Three Peaks Challenge 2019 (1)
Event Date: 29/06/2019
Bury St Edmunds Round Table Three Peaks Challenge 2019
Karen Todd (1)
Event Date: 20/07/2019Following my recent stays in Woodlands, Ipswich and Wedgwood House, Bury St Edmunds. I want to give back to help other people suffering with Mental Health. I have chosen to donate any funds raised for our sponsored "Riding lesson/Hack" to go to Suffolk Mind.
Matthew Long's Sudbury to the Sea Kayak Challenge (1)
Event Date: 14/09/2019
Matthew is kayaking from Sudbury to the coast on Saturday 14th September, all to raise money for Suffolk Mind; it is an organised event by the River Stour Trust and is 24 ½ miles over two days.
Orwell Challenge (1)
Event Date: 23/06/2019If you love the Suffolk Countryside and would like to support Suffolk Mind, then why not take on the Orwell Challenge and fundraise for Suffolk Mind at the same time?
Peter is running 3 marathons in the Great Barrow Challenge! (1)
Event Date: 29/06/2019
Peter is planning to run 3 of the 10 marathons that form part of the “10 in 10” Great Barrow Challenge marathon series and also raise funds and awareness for Suffolk Mind at the same time.
"I am running for those who have a bad day and need someone to say "Hi", I am running for those
RED January 2019 (24)
Event Date: 01/01/2019
RED January is a fun initiative that encourages you to support your own mental health by doing something active every single day. Some people are also raising money for Suffolk Mind whilst they do it. If you can't find your friend on here, they may be fundraising on Just Giving.
Suffolk County Council Chairman’s Charity (3)
We are delighted that the Chairman of the Suffolk County Council, Councillor James Finch, has chosen Suffolk Mind as his charity of the year, helping us in our aim of making Suffolk the best place in the world for talking about and taking care of mental health.
Suffolk Food Hall (1)
The team at the Suffolk Food Hall have chosen Suffolk Mind as one of their chosen charities of the year for 2019 and are supporting us with many events and activities throughout the year.
The 24 hour Suffolk Mind walk (1)
Event Date: 22/06/2019
I am currently training in respiratory medicine and general medicine at Ipswich hospital. I wanted to do something challenging both physically and mentally to raise awareness of mental health at the hospital. I have teamed up with Suffolk Mind who I feel do a fantastic job in the community.
TMJ Interiors was established in 1981, and has become a leader in specialist joinery and the interior fit-out industry. We manufacture and install quality joinery for the commercial, residential and specialist sectors, and we pride ourselves on our highly skilled and dedicated team. This year, we
Walk This Way (1)
Support this new initiative that raises awareness and funding for local mental health agencies in our area, including Suffolk Mind.