Start in Salford
Creative Arts and Wellbeing Centre
62 Broad Street
Telephone: 0161 351 6000
Start in Salford promotes emotional well-being and recovery by providing creative arts-based activities and training opportunities for people who are, or maybe at risk of, experiencing mental health difficulties or social exclusion. Start in Salford is also providing group support for people with longer-term mental health problems.
To become a member of Start in Salford you will need to complete a referral form with your support worker.
The Angel Healthy Living Centre
1 St. Phillips Place
Telephone: 0161 833 0495
The centre runs classes from arts to exercise and also a community café.
Neighbourhood management teams
Part of the work of the neighbourhood management teams is to support local residents to get involved in their community. We want to make sure there are a wide range of opportunities to involve residents. The community development workers can provide information about existing community groups or projects in your area.
Service information directory
The directory has information about groups, services and activities taking place across the city. It allows you to access information about health and social care services, community centre activities, voluntary organisations, housing, education, leisure and more in Salford.
Self help groups
Hearing Voices Network
Helpline: 0485 122 8642 (Tuesdays from 1.00pm to 4.00pm)
National Perceptions Forum
Telephone: 0207 840 3085
The organisation aims to give an active voice to people who hear voices in the head, people who have perceptions which the normal people aren't able to observe, people with schizophrenia, psychosis, paranoia, mental illness, hebephrenia, mania, schizophrenic spectrum disorders, and other forms of madness.
Telephone: 0845 767 800 (6.00pm to 11.00pm)
SANEline is a national out of hours telephone helpline offering emotional support aand information for people affected by mental health problems. They also offer an email support service.
Greater Manchester West Mental Health Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 773 9121
Real Mental Health
A social networking site focusing on mental health treatment and wellness. The online community includes individuals, their family members, loved ones and friends who want to easily and interactively obtain knowledge about symptoms and treatments in a supportive community environment.
This page was last updated on 20 August 2013