The Manchester Sanctuary is closing

The Manchester Sanctuary will close on 31 August 2019.The Sanctuary has helped people in mental health crisis overnight, since 2014, by providing telephone support or visits to the Sanctuary at Kath Locke Centre, Moss Side.Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is… Read more

Introducing Drop-in Group news!

Self Help runs 8 regular Drop-in GroupsAltrincham (Altrincham Methodist Church) – Monday 2:00 – 4:00pmChorlton (Chorlton Methodist Church) – Tuesday 7:00 – 9:00pmManchester (Kath Locke Centre) – Tuesday 7:00 – 9:00pmManchester (Zion Centre) – Wednesday 1:00 – 3:00pmManchester (Zion Centre)… Read more

IT problems – Friday, 8 February

We’re currently experiencing some IT problems, which means we are temporarily unable to access any information on referrals that have been made.We’re hoping to have our systems back up and running very soon! Apologies for any inconvenience.You can still make… Read more

Beating the cycle of anxiety – Rich’s blog, part 8

Well, last week I started the training regime and I am doing it properly. Healthy diet and hopefully this will lead to an ever-increasing healthy mind.My first two commutes of the year went well, although to reference a rather bad… Read more

Don’t ‘man up’, speak up – Joe’s story

It’s been almost a year since I accompanied my dad to a reunion for former members of Tactical Aid Group: the division of Greater Manchester Police where he spent the formative years of his adult life, dodging petrol bombs and… Read more

The Sanctuary is changing

From 3 December, the opening hours for the Sanctuary will change across Manchester, Trafford, Stockport, Tameside and Glossop. This means the Sanctuary will no longer be open from 8pm-6am. The new opening times, from 3 December, will be 6pm-1am.During these… Read more