We are St.Helens Mind

St. Helens Mind aims to promote and preserve good mental health and to assist those experiencing mental distress to regain their full potential.


Our aim is to support people aged 18+ who are experiencing mental health difficulties in St. Helens Borough so they achieve their full potential and play an active part in community life.

We aim to help people living in St. Helens regardless of their cultural, religious and lifestyle needs.

Our services are non-judgemental and offer opportunities to develop self-esteem and confidence by encouraging and supporting involvement.

Our Services

St.Helens Mind provides the following:

  • Befriending Service

  • Social Groups & Activities

  • Volunteering Opportunities

  • Signposting

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what are people saying about us?

“It also provides me with satisfaction and respect that I am valued

by my client and am making a difference to her life. The Befriending Service provides her with a regular lifeline that she values very much”

 “I have found that having a befriender has helped me in so many ways that it has given me the confidence to get out of my house” 

“St. Helens Mind has helped me a lot. Knowing I can talk to someone who understands”

“As for myself, I always enjoy spending time with my befriendee

especially when you can see the change in his wellbeing

and he states this contact keeps him well for longer”

IMPORTANT: We are not Minds Matter.

They are a different organisation and you

must contact them directly if your query is for them.

“Met a lovely, kind and understanding person that I can feel relaxed talking to. She is a very good friend and always look forward to meeting her”

 “Finding a person I can talk to easily, and I find her very patient with my disability. Also it is nice to get out and about for an hour or so, to the shops and to have a little walk with someone patient."