Mental Health


Samaritans: Helpline


Telephone helpline for individuals experiencing mental health difficulties or crisis.


Telephone Service with Volunteers providing a confidential & supportive listening service.

Operators can provide recommendations for whom to contact for additional support.

Cost: Free to call.

Eligibility Criteria: Individuals experiencing mental health difficulties or crisis or those with concerns for the mental health of another.

Health Inclusion Matters

87 Cassio Rd
WD18 0QN

01923 630333


A service that provides primary care to meet the health needs of homeless and disadvantaged patients in Watford and Three Rivers.


Health Checks and Screenings.


Referrals for additional care.

Addiction Support.

Referral to Night Shelter.

Cost: free to users.

Eligibility Criteria: varies depending on service required.

Referral Procedure: visit surgery and register in person.


Watford Advice Centre
St Mary's Churchyard
High Street
WD17 2BE

01923 239495


Free and confidential counselling, coaching and other supportto 10-25 year olds in Watford, Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted, Rickmansworth, South Oxhey and Borehamwood.


Face-to-face discussion and counselling services that include:
• depression, anxiety, self-harm & other mental health issues.
• relationships, bereavement & family breakdown.
• sexual health, sexuality & pregnancy.
• coping with physical, sexual and emotional abuse.
• overcoming dependency on drugs, alcohol & tobacco.
• bullying, anger management, eating disorders & many more.


Peer Mentoring.

Group support.

Cost: free to call.

Eligibility Criteria: people aged between 11 and 25.

Referral Procedure: self-referral only. Appointments can only be booked by the client themselves (except 11-13 year-olds whose parents can book appointments for them).