WIGAN FAMILY WELFARE

WIGAN FAMILY WELFARE

Wigan Family Welfare
St Catherine's House
Catherine Terrace
Wigan
Lancashire
WN1 3JW

Allan Taylor House
27 Charles Street
Leigh
Greater Manchester
WN7 1DB

01942867888

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Wigan Family Welfare
St Catherine's House
Catherine Terrace
Wigan
Lancashire
WN1 3JW

Allan Taylor House
27 Charles Street
Leigh
Greater Manchester
WN7 1DB

01942867888

About us

Wigan Family Welfare est 1958 offers several free counselling services to residents of Wigan, Ashton & Leigh. We are a warm & welcoming organisation that is happy to help.

Counselling projects:

There is no charge for our counselling services:

  • Counselling for adults who are feeling angry - talking therapy for anger related concerns. Everyone has their own reasons for feeling angry/stressed/frustrated - we will work with these reasons, and you as a person.

Appointments from 8am - 4pm at Scholes office in Wigan
.
Appointments at Leigh - Allan Taylor House are at 1pm & 2pm on a Tuesday only.

There is currently a shorter waiting list at our Scholes office


Note to GPs: please give our number to your patient for them to self refer

  • New & expectant parents counselling - If your partner is pregnant or has recently had a baby.
  • Ante/post Natal depression counselling
  • Child bereavement - counselling for children who have had someone in their life that has died.
  • Child Anger - counselling for children who display anger
  • General counselling - we are sometimes able to offer this thanks to our trainee/volunteers, phone for details.


There is no charge for counselling sessions. Sessions are treated confidentially and are 'one-one'.


Please call the number provided to self refer. You can leave a message outside of these hours and we will call you back. Please state if it is okay to leave a message.

If you have used our services before you are welcome to use them again.

Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

Training, qualifications & experience

Counsellors are qualified BACP registered counsellors and we are an accredited organisation by British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP).  Counsellors undertake continual training throughout the year and are all either accredited or working towards accreditation.

The organisation and counsellors abide by The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy's ethical framework.

Member organisations *

Registered / Accredited

BACP
* We have verified that at least one professional at this organisation is registered with the relevant professional body.

Other areas of counselling we deal with

Anger counselling - Any issue that impacts on feelings of anger we can work with.

Photos & videos

  • Wigan Family Welfare
  • Couselling Room

Fees

There is no charge to people living in Wigan, Ashton & Leigh

Further information

If you are unsure if we could offer you support then please give us a call.


Even though we are an association of churches, our approach to therapy is not from a religious stance.


Call: 01942 867 888

Email: admin@wiganfamilywelfare.co.uk

Staff Profile Pictures: http://www.wiganfamilywelfare.co.uk/staff/

Maps & Directions

Wigan, WN1 3JW
Leigh, WN7 1DB

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

No cost. Self referrals. Mon - Fri 9am-5pm. You can leave a message outside of these hours. Appointments from 8am. Call today

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
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