In Crisis:

If you are in crisis and require urgent assistance please contact the Samaritans

For anyone overseas, visit Befrienders Worldwide

Support and Information in Hertfordshire:


Citizen’s Advice Bureau, Hatfield


Cruse Bereavement Care Hertfordshire

Road Victims Trust (covering Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire)

St Albans and District Bereavement Network

Domestic Abuse:

Herts Sunflower

Safer Places

Welwyn Hatfield Women’s Refuge

Drugs and Alcohol:


Alcoholics Anonymous

Ocean Recovery, Watford

Spectrum, Hatfield

The Living Room, Stevenage and St Albans

Westminster Drug Project

Ethnic Minorities & Local Communities:

Kaleidoscope Enterprise Limited



Family Lives

Relate Central and Northern Hertfordshire


Emmaus, St Albans

Herts Young Homeless

Mental Health:

HertsĀ  Mind Network

Stevenage Survivors

Rape Crisis:

Herts Area Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Centre

Young People:

Youth Connexions Hertfordshire

Professional Counselling Bodies:

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

The Association for Counselling and Therapy Online

The National Counselling Society