Mental health illness, in all its forms, is affecting more people than ever before. For over 50 years, we have been innovating, adapting and providing high-quality services in the field and now operate across the Thames Valley and down to the South Coast. From Housing to Support and from Sports to Education, our 360 Model delivers a holistic recovery focused package that works.
Connection Support works alongside you to help you to deal with the challenges that life throws at you. We focus on you as an individual, to understand your unique set of circumstances, challenges and abilities. You tell us what you want to achieve, your goals and aspirations and we will work with you, providing practical and emotional support to help you to build the skills and confidence to deal with the ups and downs of life.
Oxford Community Support Service
The Community Support Service provides a range of activities and services to help people to stay healthy, independent and engaged. Each of the eight centres has flexible, knowledgeable, well trained staff who ensure that support is offered in a person-centred way in line with people’s needs.
Oxford Safe Haven
A specialised safe haven offering a late-night safe space for people experiencing mental health crisis has opened off Cowley Road in Oxford. Oxford Safe Haven (OSH) offers additional out-of-hours support for adults living with mental illness in Oxfordshire. People must call ahead to hold a place at the drop-in in Manzil Way, Oxford, for immediate mental health support in a non-medical environment.
01865 903037 or 07710 092849
How to access your local Adult Mental Health Team
If you are known to Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust Your local Adult Mental Health Team is available to be contacted 7 days a week from 7am until 9pm
We’re here to make sure anyone with a mental health problem has somewhere to turn for advice and support.
Talking Space Plus
TalkingSpace Plus has a number of treatment choices or options available to offer you. We deliver NICE guidance recommended treatments. To help you choose the right level of support and a choice of evidence based therapy, we will discuss the following options at your assessment.
01865 901 222
We are the independent national champion for people who use health and social care services. We’re here to find out what matters to people, and help make sure their views shape the support they need.
03000 683 000
Papyrus (Prevention of Young Suicide)
Papyrus (Prevention of Young Suicide) gives advice and support for young people who feel like they want to take their own life, and all their advice is confidential.
0800 068 41 41
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5 steps to mental wellbeing
Evidence suggests there are 5 steps you can take to improve your mental health and wellbeing. Trying these things could help you feel more positive and able to get the most out of life.
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