Mental Health


Single Point of Access (SPA)

0300 7770707
Out of hours:
01438 843322

A central helpline for mental health services in Hertfordshire who offer crisis support for individuals experiencing mental health problems.


Telephone Service for First Time Mental Health Problems (8am-7pm).

Cost: Free to access.

Eligibility Criteria: Individuals experiencing mental health crisis.

Hertfordshire MIND network

Watford Well-Being Centre
501 Saint Albans Road
WD24 7RZ

0203 7273600


A range of wellbeing centres across Hertfordshire, providing support and advice for adults experiencing mental health problems.


Counselling Service at Wellbeing Centres.

Financial and Housing Advice in Partnership with Specialist Organisations.

A range of courses, including:
• Confidence Building.
• Employability.
• Managing Anger, Anxiety & Depression.
• Fitness.
• Arts & Crafts.

Crisis Support by Telephone and In-Person between 9am-5pm and Telephone support between 6pm-2am.

1-to-1 Support for Individuals Recovering from Mental Illness.

Cost: cost varies depending on service and individual’s income.

Eligibility Criteria: varies depending on service required.

Referral Procedure: fill in referral form and send to contacts stated on form.


Watford Mencap
The Old Town Hall
105 High Street

01923 713620


Provides a range of services for people with learning disabilities, their families and carers.


Support Officers for Personalised Advice.

At Home Support Workers.

Activity Days/Clubs.

Information Services for Individuals, Parents, and Carers.

Cost: free to call.

Eligibility Criteria: individuals with learning disabilities and parents/carers.

Referral Procedure: support is tailored to individual needs. Email or phone to speak with an advisor.