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
The MindWise Ballyclare service provides a range of therapeutic activities for individuals over the age of 18 who are living independently or in supported housing in the local community.
The centre aims to promote recovery, empowerment, independence, social belonging and social inclusion through facilitating group work activities including arts and crafts, music, personal development, leisure activities and daily living skills. The Ballyclare service also supports the carers and families of those affected by mental illness.
We provide a wide range of activities including pool, cooking, arts and crafts, music groups, walking groups, photography, retail education (via BookWise), support groups and recovery awareness which are implemented to our monthly timetables and supported within the centre.
We also encourage and support activities via our community programmes which include; gym groups, swimming groups, luncheon club and seasonal outings.
We have a charity bookshop onsite with a large selection of books for both children and adults - come visit between 10am-4pm Monday to Friday.
Northern Trust Area.
To be referred to our service, speak to your community mental health nurse/social worker or doctor.
15-17 Rashee Road
Tel: 028933 41714