Peer Support Directory

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AFRUCA - African Families Support
Borough
Manchester
Online
Phone
0161 205 9274
Address
Unit 63, Cariocca Business Park, 2 Sawley Road, Miles Platting, Manchester, M40 8BB
This is for
minority ethnic families - parents whose children are at risk of criminal exploitation
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Saddleworth Community Projects
Borough
Oldham
First Wednesday of the month at 7pm – The Satellite Centre, Wellington Road, Greenfield, Saddleworth, Oldham. OL3 7AL
Address
The Satellite Centre, Wellington Road, Greenfield, OL3 7AL
This is for
parents and carers in the local area of Saddleworth and Oldham
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WHP Family Centre
Borough
Manchester
Once per week. Details to be confirmed, please contact for more information. Expecting to meet in a local cafe.
Phone
0161 498 0292
Address
Woodhouse Park Family Centre,7 Stoneacre Road, Wythenshawe
M22 1BP
This is for
families. Parents
Run by
Tameside, Oldham & Glossop Mind (TOG Mind)
Borough
Tameside & Glossop
All families will need to attend a family assessment. The appointment will last approx. 1 hour and will be with a family practitioner; it is an opportunity for your family to share the things they have been struggling with recently and explore the different services on offer. Following the appointment your family will then be placed on waiting list for the service that you have chosen to access. Please contact TOG Mind for details
Phone
0161 330 9223
Address
216-218 Katherine Street, Ashton - u- Lyne, OL6 7AS
This is for
family members who want to work on family issues but in a separate environment.
Run by
Tameside, Oldham & Glossop Mind (TOG Mind)
Borough
Tameside & Glossop
All families will need to attend a family assessment. The appointment will last approx. 1 hour and will be with a family practitioner; it is an opportunity for your family to share the things they have been struggling with recently and explore the different services on offer. Following the appointment your family will then be placed on waiting list for the service that you have chosen to access. Please contact TOG Mind for details
Phone
0161 330 9223
Address
216-218 Katherine Street, Ashton - u- Lyne, OL6 7AS
This is for
families who are struggling with difficulties in relation to communication, conflicts and emotional well-being.
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Colourful Minds
Borough
Rochdale
Dates vary - school holidays only. Please contact for details
Phone
07545 071496
Address
Darnhill Library, Argyle Parade, OL10 3RY
This is for
carers and parents of families with special educational needs in Heywood and surrounding areas
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Rochdale Connections Trust
Borough
Rochdale
The sessions are running every other Saturday, starting 14th August 2021, 1 – 3pm, until March 2022. (Any day trips may exceed this session, notice will be given)
Phone
01706 345111
Address
Connections House, 60 Drake Street, Rochdale, OL16 1PA
This is for
families where domestic abuse has been a factor in their lives
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Our Kids Eyes (OKE)
Borough
Tameside & Glossop
Please contact for details
Phone
0161 342 5550
Address
Jubilee Gardens, Gardenfold Way, Droylsden M43 7XU Manchester
This is for
Tameside families who have children with special needs.
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Our Kids Eyes (OKE)
Borough
Tameside & Glossop
Please contact for details
Phone
0161 342 5550
Address
Jubilee Gardens, Gardenfold Way, Droylsden M43 7XU Manchester
This is for
Tameside families who have children with special needs.
Run by
Tameside, Oldham & Glossop Mind (TOG Mind)
Borough
Tameside & Glossop
All families will need to attend a family assessment. The appointment will last approx. 1 hour and will be with a family practitioner; it is an opportunity for your family to share the things they have been struggling with recently and explore the different services on offer. Following the appointment your family will then be placed on waiting list for the service that you have chosen to access. Please contact TOG Mind for details
Phone
0161 330 9223
Address
216-218 Katherine Street, Ashton - u- Lyne, OL6 7AS
This is for
family members who want to work on family issues but in a separate environment.
Run by
Colourful Minds
Borough
Rochdale
Fortnightly Wednesdays 10am - 12pm. (Also looking to start an evening session if possible)
Phone
07545 071496
Address
Darnhill Library, Argyle Parade, OL10 3RY
This is for
carers and parents of families with special educational needs in Heywood and surrounding areas
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Run by
Colourful Minds
Borough
Rochdale
The allotment can be accessed most days
Phone
07545 071496
Address
Darnhill Library, Argyle Parade, OL10 3RY
This is for
carers and parents of families with special educational needs in Heywood and surrounding areas
Run by
Talk Listen Change
Borough
Bury
Please contact for location (Manchester/Salford/Stockport/Bury/Wigan) and meeting details
Phone
0161 872 1100
This is for
separated parents consider how the experience affects their children and find ways to support them.
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Run by
Colourful Minds
Borough
Rochdale
Please contact for details
Phone
07545 071496
Address
Darnhill Library, Argyle Parade, OL10 3RY
This is for
carers and parents of families with special educational needs in Heywood and surrounding areas
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The Counselling & Family Centre
Borough
Trafford
Term time only every Monday 10.30am - 12pm
Phone
0161 941 7754
Address
40 Mayors Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 9RP
This is for
parents and carers of children with disabilities and SEN
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Colourful Minds
Borough
Rochdale
Tuesdays - Monthly walks vary due to weather conditions.
Phone
07545 071496
Address
Darnhill Library, Argyle Parade, OL10 3RY
This is for
carers and parents of families with special educational needs in Heywood and surrounding areas
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Home-Start Rochdale & Bury
Borough
Bury, Rochdale
Weekly support. Group support.
Phone
01706 629651
Address
Arrow Mill, Office OP2, Queensway, Rochdale
OL11 2YW
This is for
parents and children
Run by
Rethink Mental Illness
Borough
Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside & Glossop, Trafford, Wigan & Leigh
Mondays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm on Zoom, ‘Mental Health and More’ co-occurring conditions/dual diagnosis/mental health and addiction theme.

1st Thursday of the month, in-person meeting, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Cross St. Chapel, 29 Cross Street, Manchester M2 1NL

All other Thursdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm on Zoom, General Support Group
Phone
07816 754032 (Mary)
This is for
people affected by mental illness and/or addiction and their families and carers. No geographical restrictions