Whisc (Women's Health Information & Support Centre) Counselling

120 Bold Street
L1 4JA

0151 707 1826 / 07906114584

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120 Bold Street
L1 4JA

0151 707 1826 / 07906114584

About us

The Women's Health Information and Support Centre (WHISC) is a Liverpool based charity supported by the Big Lottery Fund and public donations.

At Whisc, we aim to improve the health and well-being of women through providing FREE information and support. Whisc is fortunate in being able to offer 6 sessions of FREE one-to-one Person-Centred Counselling to women over the age of 18 years. Sessions are one hour in duration.

Our team of female counsellors are all members of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). They are either fully qualified counsellors or counsellors who are in the latter stages of their training. All counsellors work under the direction of the counselling coordinator at Whisc and management.

To refer in you can contact us for a referral form either by emailing us or calling us, you can be referred by your gp, employer or external agency.

Training, qualifications & experience

All qualified counsellors are trained to Level 4 Diploma in counselling or above
Student Counselors are on a recognised training course and are at a level of their training where they are competent to work with clients.

Member organisations *


Accredited register membership

* 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

Please call for further information if we have not listed a subject that you seek counselling for as the list is not exhaustive.


FREE. Donations are accepted with thanks.

Further information

We operate during our core hours which are;

Monday - 10 am -4 pm
Tuesday -10 am -4 pm
Wednesday - 10 am - 3 pm
Friday - 10 am - 2 pm

Please note that we also offer a paid service which offers long-term therapy and sessions until 7 pm most evenings and Saturday appointments. For more details about this service and our fee structure, please contact - 07708 381568 and ask for information about Acacia Tree Counselling.

Maps & Directions

Liverpool, L1 4JA

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Types of client

Older adults