This section lists organisations that provide counselling to children and young people and their families.

Bespoke Therapy Service – Colchester and Tendring

Bespoke Therapy offer a range of services to children, young people and adults, including: children and young people counselling special … Read more

Who the service provides for

All ages.

Email address: info@bespoke-prac.com
Phone number: 01255 317360 or 07957 561156
Operational locations: Colchester, Tendring

Brighter Opportunities for Special People (BOSP)

Brighter Opportunities for Special People (BOSP) offer short break care for the children and young people with learning and physical … Read more

Who the service provides for

Children and young people aged 0 to 25 years, with learning and physical disabilities.

Email address: enquiries@bosp.co.uk
Phone number: 01268 553117
Operational locations: Essex

CARA (Centre for Action on Rape and Abuse)

CARA (Centre for Action on Rape and Abuse) is for victims and survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse.  … Read more

Email address: info@caraessex.org.uk
Phone number: 01206 769795
Operational locations: Braintree, Chelmsford, Colchester

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care offer support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies. Their free national … Read more

Who the service provides for

5 years old and above.

Email address: essex@cruse.org.uk
Phone number: 0845 2669 710
Operational locations: Colchester, Epping, Southend-on-Sea

Family Spirit

Family Spirit provide a range of support to families of children and young people with SEND, including: Talking Therapies Holistic … Read more

Phone number: 07542 914879
Operational locations: Colchester, Essex, Tendring

Kids Inspire – Support for Mental Health

Kids Inspire support children and young people recovering from traumatic experiences or dealing with emerging mental health difficulties in Essex.  … Read more

Who the service provides for

0 to 25 years old, and parents and carers.

Phone number: 01245 348707
Operational locations: Braintree, Chelmsford, Colchester, Maldon

Kooth – Online Counselling

XenZone is an online mental health service for children, young people and adults. Kooth, from XenZone, is an online counselling … Read more

Who the service provides for

11 to 18 years old.

Email address: parents@xenzone.com
Operational locations: National

Mind – South East and Central Essex

Mind in South East and Central Essex provide emotional support and advice to children, young people and adults. Somewhere to … Read more

Phone number: 01702 601123
Operational locations: Basildon, Brentwood, Castle Point, Chelmsford, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea

Mind – West Essex

Emotional support Mind in West Essex provide emotional support through their: counselling service Life Management Skills (LMS) service (talking therapy … Read more

Phone number: 01371 876641
Operational locations: Epping, Harlow, Uttlesford

Mind Mid and North East Essex – Adult Counselling Service

Mind – Mid and North East Essex offers two counselling services for people aged 18 and older: free counselling and … Read more

Who the service provides for

18 years old and above.

Phone number: 01206 764600
Operational locations: Colchester, Maldon