You and Yours Confidential Counselling Service
Address: Poynton Health Centre, The Civic Hall, off Park Lane, Poynton, Cheshire SK12 1QY
Phone: 01625 874225 24 hour answerphone
Fax: 01625 876502
Office Hours: Appointments available Mon-Fri 9.15am – 5pm and 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Comment: Registered charity providing a counselling service supported by donations. Individual counselling. Difficulties that they help with include marriage, children, relationships, depression, bereavement, anxiety, sexual / physical abuse. Currently have 12 counsellors, there is a waiting list. Initially leave message on answerphone and somone will return call asap.
Victim Support Stockport
Address: Newbridge House, 28 Tamworth Street, off Newbridge Lane, Stockport, SK1 2PB
Phone: 0161 477 9597 (24hr answer phone). National Telephone Support Line: 0845 303 0900
Fax: 0161 477 4556
Contact Name: Lisa Morris
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Comment: Phone the above number to arrange an initial meeting with a volunteer. Provide help and support to victims of crime and their families. Also able to support witnesses at the local magistrates court.
Stockport Women’s Centre: Counselling and Psychotherapy
Address: 39 Greek Street, SK3 8AX
Phone: 0161 355 4455
Contact Name: Jo Taylor
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Comment: Drop in sessions for first-time visitors to The Women’s Centre are on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am-12pm, other drop in sessions are run on Tuesday 1pm-3pm, Wednesday morning 10am-12pm and a domestic abuse issues drop in is run on a Monday morning from 10am-12pm. A crèche is available on Tuesday mornings only (specifically provided for women who attend Freedom Programme)
Stockport College Counselling Service
Address: Student Services, Ground Floor, Roland Hadlow Building, Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3UQ
Phone: 0161 958 3144
Contact Name: Ruth Harrison
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm. Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm. Wedneday 9.00am – 7.00pm
Comment: Self referral by students The college counselling service is available to students wishing to talk through personal difficulties in a confidential setting.
Stockport Christian Counselling
Address: The Town House, Hope Terrace (off Thomson Street), Stockport, SK3 9DU.
Phone: 0161 428 7388
Contact Name: Grace
Office Hours: ‘Hear & Now’ Drop-in at The Town House: Mon 1pm -3pm (not Bank Holidays). More counselling sessions available by appointment. Group for women suffered sexual abuse 6 wk course on Tues am, phone for details.
Comment: Phone the above number to arrange an initial meeting with a counsellor. Stockport Christian Services are open to everyone 16 years of age or over. Counsellors listen, without making judgements or giving advice. Talking can help bring understanding and help find a way through difficulties. Contributions welcome, according to what each person can afford. Counselling available at 5 different sites around Greater Manchester.