Peer support groups for young people age 13-24 affected by mental health issues | Parents and carers support | Mental health training & workshops | #heartonthehand


T: 01404 549045
M: 07970 167341

Young People's Centre
Lyme Road

The Project is committed to supporting and improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of young people, age 12-24, as well as providing support to the parents and carers of young people experiencing mental distress.

At The Project, we recognise that it isn’t always easy to talk about our emotional and mental wellbeing. Fear about what other people might say, or of being laughed at, or not taken seriously, can often stop us from taking that step ... and that can make us feel very alone.

The reality is that you are not alone! One in 5 young people experience symptoms of anxiety, depression and issues with their body confidence, and 1 in 10 have a diagnosable mental health issue.

If you are worried about how you’ve been feeling, you don’t need to struggle on alone and in silence. We are here to help ...

For Young People

If you're a young person aged 12-24, click here to find out how The Project can help you...

Read More... 

For Parents

If you are a parent caring for a young person with mental distress, click here to find out what The Project can offer to support you.

Read More... 

For Referrers

If you support, or care for a young person with mental health difficulties, click here to find out how to refer to The Project

Read More... 


I only wish there'd been something like it around when I was a teenager going through mental health problems. Maybe I wouldn't have suffered so much as an adult.