Mental Health

Bracknell Forest Community Network

Feeling low or anxious? Needing support to get back to independence?

The Bracknell Forest Community Network connects people aged 18+ experiencing stress, anxiety or low mood to develop confidence, interests and hobbies, life skills and resilience.

Complete a self referral form and email it to the Bracknell Forest Community Network.

Telephone: 01344 823 300


Younger People with Dementia (YPWD)

YPWD Berkshire offer free and meaningful workshops for Younger People with Dementia.

Our workshops are run throughout the working week and activities include: Arts & Crafts, Cookery, Walking, Horse Riding, Katakanuing, Bowling and many more!

For further information please contact Charlie Draper Operations Manager

Telephone: 07500 806385



Video: Introduction to YPWD


If something is troubling you, call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123



Free online chat for young people to discuss your mental health issues.


Talking Therapies

A friendly and approachable service that helps people with problems such as anxiety, depression, stress and phobias.

Telephone: 0300 365 2000


Further information

For more information about mental health, ways to cope with it and more visit NHS Choices – Mental Health

Phone Support

Youthline provides free, confidential counselling service for young people attending secondary school and young adults up to the age of 25.


Wellbeing in mind

Bracknell & Wokingham College has gained government funding for a research project enabling adults aged 19+ experiencing mild to moderate mental health issues to take a FREE community learning course. Courses are taught in small groups in welcoming venues.

Typical courses include yoga, cookery and photography.

Location: Woodley Hill House, our Church Road site in Bracknell and other local community locations.

For more information:

Telephone: 01344 868600



Information and Support for all mental health issues.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393



Help, information and support for all those affected by mental illness.