Organisations / Websites

Here is a list of other organisations or websites that may benefit you:

Local / Surrounding Areas

  • Mind Monmouthshire – Supporters of mental health
  • Monmouthshire Housing – A housing support agency who helps their tenants and community groups that also support their tenants
  • Hafal – A charity supporting those with mental health issues and their carers
  • Jigsaw Wales – Support people with mental health issues and their carers in Newport – This group inspired me to set up MEN HEAL, it’s an amazing group
  • Torfaen and Blaenau Gwent Mind – Supporters of better mental health
  • Citizens Advice Bureau – Contact them for independent advice (this is a national website, but there is a local branch here in Abergavenny)
  • Papillon Mental Wellbeing Art Group – Meet Mondays 11am-1pm, Wednesdays 2pm-4pm. No cost. The Wooden Church on North Street, Abergavenny.


  • Time to Change Wales – An organisation campaigning to stop mental health discrimination
  • Gofal – Support people with mental health issues, and also campaign so that people have a greater understanding of mental health
  • Volunteering Wales – Find a volunteering opportunity

Nationwide / UK

  • Dads Matter UK – Support for dads mental wellbeing in order to reduce the risks of Postnatal Depression, PTSD or anxiety
  • Men’s Minds Matter – Information on and support for male mental health
  • Men’s Sheds – An organisation that creates groups where men can come together to do practical activities and projects together
  • Mens Advice Line – Phone support line for men who have suffered from domestic abuse
  • Samaritans – Talk to them about whatever is getting to you, you don’t have to be suicidal
  • SANE – They work to improve the lives of anyone suffering with mental health issues
  • Rethink – campaigners for mental health, support for those with mental health and a great support line
  • National Centre for Mental Health – An organisation focused on quality research in to mental health, and to educate people with the results
  • Anxiety UK – provides information, support and understanding to those suffering from anxiety disorders (also includes a helpline)
  • The Dyn Project – Supporting men suffering from domestic abuse
  • Depression Alliance – Depression resources and other support
  • Combat Stress – Support veterans who have sustained psychological injuries
  • New Pathways – Support those who have been raped or sexually abused
  • Counselling Directory – Find a counsellor
  • The Mindfulness Association – Delivering secular mindfulness training
  • Black Dog Tribe – Social networking platform for people affected by mental health
  • Talk to Frank – Drug information website
  • Live Well NHS – A site promoting healthy living for everyone, including diet and exercise tips
  • Psychology Today – A magazine with some interesting articles on psychology
  • Action for Happiness – A movement dedicated to bringing happiness to people by communicating scientifically proven strategies on happiness and wellbeing

Online (No Specific Geographic Location)

  • Battle Bipolar – A trusted source for the latest bipolar research, insights, tips, tactics, news and more

Fun / Social

Please contact me if you wish to be added to this page, and I will consider if it is relevant to the visitors to this site or members of the organisation.

One thought on “Organisations / Websites

  • April 12, 2015 at 12:14 am

    Please can you point me in the right direction of groups that can help my husband with his anger and verbaly abusive issues.
    groups within the torfaen or newport area please.
    many thanks


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