A unique database of personal and patient experiences through in-depth qualitative research into over 50 different illnesses and health conditions.

DIPEx, PO Box 428, Witney, Oxon, OX28 9EU



Support for women and their families to deal with Premenstrual Syndrome.

41 Old Road, East Peckham, Kent, TN12 5AP



Supporting artists with learning disabilities 1:1. Providing creative arts group activities for people with learning disabilities, including PMLD.

68B Barkston House Croydon Street, LS11 9RT



Charity Commission

The Mix

Citywide
  • A wealth of information on a variety of topics for people aged 16 to 24.
  • PO BOX 7777, London, W1A 5PD
  • 0808 808 4994
  • http://www.themix.org.uk/
A wealth of information on a variety of topics for people aged 16 to 24.

PO BOX 7777, London, W1A 5PD



An online discussion forum providing information and support for people with conditions and disabilities that render them housebound for a period of time.




Support, advice and advocacy services for people directly affected by self harm, their families and carers.

PO Box 7264, Nottingham, NG1 6WJ



Charity Commission
The GATE is a community resource centre in Belle Isle offering help and support to people living locally. For more information on events, please visit our Facebook page.

The GATE Aberfield Gate, Belle Isle, Leeds, LS10 3QH



Supports families of disabled children whatever their condition or disability.




Aims to reduce stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health.

15-19 Broadway, London, E15 4BQ



Bipolar UK

Citywide
Range of services for people affected by bipolar including information, support and advice including a national network of support groups.

11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB



Supporting people with learning difficulties/disabilities and other impairments in all aspects of their lives and group activities for social/leisure.

The Old Fire Station Gipton Approach, Leeds, LS9 6NL



Charity Commission
A national self help organisation that offers support to help its several hundred members cope with depression.

PO Box 10566, Nottingham, NG13 8LU



  • Support, tips and message boards for people who are experiencing Trichotillomania.
  • Trichotillomania Support, Spada House, 20 Regent Close, London,, N12
  • 07910 114739
  • http://bit.ly/21eg4fK
Support, tips and message boards for people who are experiencing Trichotillomania.

Trichotillomania Support, Spada House, 20 Regent Close, London,, N12



The International Network for training, education and research into hearing voices.

Barnes House, 9-15 Camden Road, London, NW1 9LQ



Openspace

Citywide
  • We are a learning and support centre (a communication unit). We provide specialist communication support and help deaf people develop independent living skills and enjoy community activities using BSL as a first language. Managed by Homelife (Leeds) Ltd.
  • 1a Hillside Business Centre, Beeston Road, Leeds, LS11 8ND
  • 0113 387 6333
  • 0781 728 2826
  • www.homelife-leeds.co.uk
  • Homelifedc@hotmail.co.uk
We are a learning and support centre (a communication unit). We provide specialist communication support and help deaf people develop independent living skills and enjoy community activities using BSL as a first language. Managed by Homelife (Leeds) Ltd.

1a Hillside Business Centre, Beeston Road, Leeds, LS11 8ND



Works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life.""""""




Extensive information on the types of depression and the treatment available.




Carers Trust

Citywide
  • Online support and discussion boards for young carers.
  • The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, Unit 14, Bourne Court, Southend Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG1 8HD
  • 0844 800 4361
  • http://www.carers.org
  • info@carers.org
Online support and discussion boards for young carers.

The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, Unit 14, Bourne Court, Southend Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG1 8HD



Bereavement Services Directory available. Signposting to bereavement services in the community. The Forum supports the need in society to express grief and to come to terms with loss.

Oxford Place Centre, Oxford Place, Leeds, LS1 3AX



Charity Commission
  • Support for anyone affected by a mental health condition through drop-in sessions and events throughout the year.
  • The HEART Centre Bennett Road, Leeds, LS6 3HN
  • 0113 2306043
  • http://bit.ly/2nxbOw8
Support for anyone affected by a mental health condition through drop-in sessions and events throughout the year.

The HEART Centre Bennett Road, Leeds, LS6 3HN



Information and support for the disabled community of Leeds.

Osmonthorpe Resource Centre, Leeds, LS9 9EF



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RU-OK

Citywide
Self-help website for teenagers and young people.




A registered charity providing a unique, free service to younger stroke survivors. The Leeds exercise group meets every Wednesday.

Armley Leisure Centre Carr Crofts Leeds, LS12 3HB



Youreable

Citywide
An online community of and for disabled people




  • Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service provides out of hours services to people in acute mental health crisis, which are an alternative to psychiatric hospital or using statutory services.
  • Dial House, 12 Chapel Street, Halton, Leeds, LS15 7RW
  • 0113 260 9328
  • http://www.lslcs.org.uk
  • info@lslcs.org.uk
Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service provides out of hours services to people in acute mental health crisis, which are an alternative to psychiatric hospital or using statutory services.

Dial House, 12 Chapel Street, Halton, Leeds, LS15 7RW



Advonet

Citywide
Advonet is a consortium of advocacy providers who provide free, independent and confidential services.

Unity Business Centre, 26 Roundhay Road, Leeds,, LS7 1AB



Charity Commission

Sane

Citywide
  • Nation-wide charity that aims to raise awareness of mental illnesses and improve services.
  • 0300 304 7000
  • http://www.sane.org.uk
Nation-wide charity that aims to raise awareness of mental illnesses and improve services.




  • Aims to to help the family and friends of people with a current, suspected or former drug problem by providing mutual support.
  • Doddington & Rollo Community Association, Charlotte Despard Avenue, Battersea, London, SW11 5HD
  • 0845 1200 660
  • http://www.famanon.org.uk
  • office@famanon.org.uk
Aims to to help the family and friends of people with a current, suspected or former drug problem by providing mutual support.

Doddington & Rollo Community Association, Charlotte Despard Avenue, Battersea, London, SW11 5HD



  • A website that provides information about young peoples real life experiences of health and lifestylefor their families""
  • http://www.youthhealthtalk.org
A website that provides information about young peoples real life experiences of health and lifestylefor their families""




Support, including from peers, for families after homicide (especially, but not limited to, domestic homicide).

PO Box 3636 Swindon, SN3 9BG



SHINE

Citywide
Information, advice and support for people affected by Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus.

64 Bagley Lane, Farsley, Leeds, LS28 5LY



  • National survivor-led membership charity in the UK which exclusively works for and on behalf of those affected by dissociative identity disorder (DID).
  • First Person Plural P.O. Box 2537 Wolverhampton, WV4 4ZL
  • http://bit.ly/2qzpLfQ
National survivor-led membership charity in the UK which exclusively works for and on behalf of those affected by dissociative identity disorder (DID).

First Person Plural P.O. Box 2537 Wolverhampton, WV4 4ZL



  • Connecting people to groups and activities to ensure younger adults (under 65) living with dementia in Leeds live as well as possible and benefit from community involvement.
  • Cottingley Drive, Cottingley, Leeds, LS11 0JP
  • 07391 868 726
  • https://bit.ly/2HkicyY
  • YoungDementia@commlinks.co.uk
Connecting people to groups and activities to ensure younger adults (under 65) living with dementia in Leeds live as well as possible and benefit from community involvement.

Cottingley Drive, Cottingley, Leeds, LS11 0JP



  • LASSN provides one to one support to asylum seekers and refugees and their children, and provides destitute asylum seekers with emergency accommodation.
  • Oak House, Park Lane, Leeds, LS3 1EL
  • 0113 373 1759
  • http://lassn.org.uk/
  • admin@lassn.org.uk
LASSN provides one to one support to asylum seekers and refugees and their children, and provides destitute asylum seekers with emergency accommodation.

Oak House, Park Lane, Leeds, LS3 1EL



BLESMA

Citywide
  • British Limbless Ex Service Men's Association is the national charity for limbless serving and ex service men and women and their dependants and widows.
  • 185-187 High Road, Chadwell Heatth, Romford, RM6 6NA
  • 0208 590 1124
  • http://www.blesma.org
  • headquarters@blesma.org
British Limbless Ex Service Men's Association is the national charity for limbless serving and ex service men and women and their dependants and widows.

185-187 High Road, Chadwell Heatth, Romford, RM6 6NA



Online forum, chatrooms and information for people who are just finding out about social anxiety.




Personal Budgets Peer Support Network




  • Day Care facilities for older people with complex needs
  • Wykebeck Valley Complex Needs centre Wykebeck Valley Road, Leeds, LS9 6NR
  • 0113 248 3842
Day Care facilities for older people with complex needs

Wykebeck Valley Complex Needs centre Wykebeck Valley Road, Leeds, LS9 6NR



'A UK based charity dedicated to representing and supporting the needs of men with eating disorders'.

c/o Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XG



  • Provides An All Inclusive Practical/Emotional Peer/Non Peer Support & Advocacy Service to Individuals Bereaved by Homicide.
  • PO Box 778 Borehamwood Herts, WD6 9LF
  • 020 8207 0702
  • http://www.mamaa.org
  • info@mamaa.org
Provides An All Inclusive Practical/Emotional Peer/Non Peer Support & Advocacy Service to Individuals Bereaved by Homicide.

PO Box 778 Borehamwood Herts, WD6 9LF



Helps people across the UK with brain and spine conditions.

Brain & Spine Foundation LG01, Lincoln House Kennington Park 1-3 Brixton Road London, SW9 6DE



  • User-led national charity providing support and assistance for people with spinal cord injuries.
  • SIA House, 2 Trueman Place, Oldbrook, Milton Keynes, MK6 2HH
  • 0800 980 0501
  • http://www.spinal.co.uk
User-led national charity providing support and assistance for people with spinal cord injuries.

SIA House, 2 Trueman Place, Oldbrook, Milton Keynes, MK6 2HH



GamCare

Citywide
Provides support, information and advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.

2nd Floor, 7-11 St Johns Hill, London, SW11 1TR



The UK Charity for Everyone's Mental Health

Colechurch House, 1 London Bridge Walk, London,, SE1 2SX



Leeds Autism AIM is a service offering advocacy, information and mentoring for autistic adults in Leeds with little or no funded support.




Bullying UK

Citywide
A national charity providing help and support in all aspects of family life.




Support for bereaved families who have suffered the loss of a child/children.




Myeloma UK

Citywide
Registered charity in the UK dealing exclusively with myeloma.

22 Logie Mill, Beaverbrook Business Park, Edingburgh, EH7 4HG



Information and Support for people affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

MS National Centre (MSNC), 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND



Charity Commission
Voluntary, self-help organisation which aims to meet the needs and break the isolation experienced by those bereaved by suicide




Help, information and advice for young men aged 15 - 35 who are feeling very low.




Support and information to anyone affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy.

17,Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield, WF1 3QW



The HSFA is a Leeds-based charity set up in 1996.

HSFA c/o MAZCC 311 Stonegate Road Leeds, LS17 6AZ