Mental Health

Sane (London)
Raise mental health awareness; combat stigma and increase understanding. Provide emotional support, practical help & information. Initiate research into causes, treatments and experiences of mental illness
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
info@sane.org.uk
0207 375 1002
Savera
For Asian people with mental ill-health and their carers
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
0116 261 2837
Rethink Carer Respite Service
Provides support and respite breaks to those caring for an adult with mental health problems which can be provided in the home or the community. The respite service offers time for carers to take a break from their caring role and be assured that the person they care for is receiving a positive experience.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Mr Tim Cook
tim.cook@rethink.org
01530 276525
Rethink Focusline
Provides telephone support and information to people with mental health problems, and carers, outside of office hours.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
focusline@rethink.org
08000 272127
REMIT
A community education project for adults who have experienced mental health difficulties.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
remit@leicester.gov.uk
0116 2292269
Network for Change Limited SDS (Self Directed Support) Service
Provides specialist support to adults with more severe and complex mental health problems.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Gemma
gemma@networkforchange.org.uk
0116 2470335
Mental Health Carers' Support Group (Market Harborough)
The group offers a programme of guest speakers giving information to carers plus the opportunity to meet, socialise with and gain support from each other.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Denise Bosworth
0153 027 6525
LAMP (Leicestershire Action for Mental Health Project)
Works primarily with people experiencing mental distress and with carers. Closely involved in consultation and development of local services. Its advocacy services empower people to make informed choices, to express their views and to access rights and entitlements. Offers individual professional and peer advocacy. Responsible for delivering Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) for those who [...]
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Mr James Bartlett
JamesBartlett@LampDirect.org.uk
0116 2556286
LAMP – Carers Support Programme (Leicester)
A free six week carers support programme offering the opportunity to explore new options and opportunities available for carers. The programme is designed to empower and equip carers of people who use mental health services to find solutions to their dilemmas and learn to care for their own needs.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Julia Ruck
juliaruck@lampdirect.org.uk
0116 2556286
In Touch Group (LAMP)
A forum for carers of people with mental health problems who have attended or are waiting to attend LAMP’s Carers Support Programme. Topics regularly covered include support problem solving and information sharing. Members of the group who live in Leicester City are involved in the work of Genesis.
Category:
Mental Health
Contact:
Julia Ruck
juliaruck@lampdirect.org.uk
0116 2556286