Re:discover (Health in Mind)

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years old and over

Who provides this?

  • Health in Mind

Description

Health in Mind’s West Lothian Re:discover service helps to create social networks to reduce loneliness and isolation and offers peer support groups too.

People are supported to build confidence, meet new people and connect into local groups and activities.

This can include:

  • increased social inclusion through increased community engagement
  • increased self-confidence and self esteem
  • improved social skills
  • increased ability to self-manage

Support and Development Workers recruit, train and support peers and volunteers as well as supporting those using the service. They also enable and support peer groups in the wider community.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Please get in touch with Health in Mind via its website about its West Lothian services: https://bit.ly/3wC8Ett

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

Yes

Location information

Online and over the phone

Opening times

Monday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Type of support on offer:

Online
Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support on the phone
Support with others

Categories:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Carers
Families
LGBTQ+
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Men
Older people
Religion
Substance use
Survivors of abuse
Women
Young people

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