- What We Do
- MindWise Services
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- Current: Ards Advocacy Services
If you need to speak to someone right now, here are some confidential options which provide 24/7 support. If you're worried you might hurt yourself or someone else, please call 999, or go to your nearest A and E.
For people who are experiencing distress or despair.0808 808 8000
Helps anyone under 19 in the UK with any issue they’re going through. Childline is free, confidential and available any time, day or night.0800 1111
We provide free, independent and specialist information and advocacy for people with mental health difficulties, their families, carers and support workers.
Mindwise Advocacy Services provides free, independent and specialist information and advocacy for people with mental health difficulties, their families, carers and support workers.
MindWise works with up to 1,500 people every day, assisting them in recovering a meaningful and fulfilling life. Advocacy service are there to promote empowerment and to assist those in need to gain greater independence and be a voice to help those have the right to live a better quality of life.
We provide support on:
South Eastern Health and Social Care trust
Referrals are received from the Community Mental Health Teams.
Ards Community Hospital
Newtownards BT23 4AS
Matt Thompson Operations Office (Mental Health Advocacy)
Tel: 02891 510123
Registered in Northern Ireland Number NI071976. Registered Office Pinewood House, 46 Newforge Lane, Belfast BT9 5NW. MindWise is the operating name of Mind Wise New Vision a company limited by guarantee and recognised by HM Revenue and Customs as a charity for tax purposes.