Alcohol Liaison Service
A hospital based service for both inpatients and outpatients offering support, advice and referral to treatment.
British Pregnancy Advice Service (BPAS)
BPAS supports reproductive choice and health by advocating and providing high quality, affordable services to prevent unwanted pregnancies with contraception or end them by abortion. They also offer a range of other reproductive health services.
08457 30 40 30
Swindon Treatment and Recovery Service (STARS)
A flexible treatment and support service for people over 18 years old, seeking support for drug use, with a focus on recovery and community reintegration.
Contact details and services provided by counsellors and psychotherapists in and near Swindon.
Hepatitis C Positive
An informal group providing support and information for people whose lives are affected by hepatitis C.
LIFT offers a wide range of support through GP surgeries to anyone with common emotional, communication and mental health difficulties. The LIFT psychology services range from self-help therapies, to psycho-educational courses and one-to-one support.
Men’s Sexual Health
A range of support for men of all ages within Swindon relating to good sexual health, HIV/AIDS, drugs and alcohol, smoking, male cancer and general health and well-being.
Counselling for young people aged 14 -19. On Trak deal with a wide range of issues including relationships, family matters, drug use, eating disorders, self-harm, problems at school, bereavement.
Prevention Around Self Harm (PASH)
Offer a free and confidential service directing people away from self-harming / injuring behaviour towards self-help.
Relate offers advice, relationship counselling, sex therapy, workshops, mediation, consultations and support face-to-face, by phone and through their website. They also provide friendly and informal workshops for people at important relationship life stages.
Swindon Advocacy Movement (SAM)
A user led independent advocacy service for people with a learning disability and high functioning autism and asperger’s syndrome in Swindon. Swindon Advocacy Movement enables individuals to take control of their lives through access to help and services.
01793 542266 or 01793 542575
Emotional support for those in crisis.
Swindon and Wiltshire Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC)
The SARC is the first point of contact, and a safe place where they provide confidential practical and emotional support to anyone impacted by rape and serious sexual assault.
They are able to provide clients with a male or female crisis worker, and support men, women and 16-17 year olds.
SARC Office: 01793 781916
24-hour crisis support: 01793 781917
Swindon Women’s Aid
The Independent Domestic Violence Advocacy (IDVA) Service has qualified and specialist advisors who provide a free and confidential service to victims who are at a high risk of harm from their intimate partners, ex-partners or family members – with the priority of increasing safety for these victims and their children.
01793 610610 (24 hour)
Terrence Higgins Trust
Offers personal support, advice and information for people affected by HIV.
Victim Support is the independent charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales, including victims of sexual violence, which includes crimes from indecent assault to rape. Provides both practical support, such as accompanying victims to court and emotional support.