Here at Trafford Housing Trust we understand that accessing emotional support services can be daunting.
Negative attitudes stop people with mental health problems getting the help and support they need.
“If I could talk about how I'm feeling without being judged, or worse, thought worthless by others, it would make me feel better.”
To help our customers, we can provide information and guidance about mental health services through the NHS, social care and voluntary services.
We have signed up to the Time to Change Campaign, a movement of people across the country who use their own experience of mental health problems to change the way we all think and act about mental health. If you would like to know more about the time for change campaign you can visit their website: www.time-to-change.org.uk/
Call: 116 123 (24 hours a day, free to call)
Provides confidential, non-judgemental emotional support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those that could lead to suicide. You can phone, email, write a letter or in most cases talk to someone face to face.
Call: 0300 123 3393 (9am-6pm Monday to Friday)
The confidential Infoline gives information on types of mental distress, where to get help, drug treatments, alternative therapies and advocacy. There are 140 local Minds providing local mental health services.
Call: 0808 808 4994 (11am-11pm, free to call)
The Mix provides judgement-free information and support to young people aged 13-25 on a range of issues including mental health problems. Young people can access the The Mix's support via phone, email, peer to peer and counselling services.
Call: 0800 1111
ChildLine is a confidential service for children and young people up to the age of 19. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor for free about anything - no problem is too big or too small.
Trafford residents invited to drop in events for Greater Manchester’s Spatial Framework
Drop-in consultation events are being held throughout Trafford in February to discuss new Greater Manchester Spatial Framework (GMSF) proposals.
Photography competition celebrates Stretford's iconic gasworks
National Grid is running a photo competition to capture the iconic gasworks on Thomas St, which has been a feature of Stretford’s skyline for more than 100 years.
Community grants available for Hate Crime Awareness Week
Trafford Housing Trust’s Social Investment Board, Trafford Council and the Greater Manchester Combined Authority are making £20,000 available for projects to tackle hate crime in the borough.
Trafford Housing Trust introduces new procurement portal for suppliers
Trafford Housing Trust is inviting new and existing suppliers to register for a new Dynamic Procurement System to apply for Repairs and Maintenance and Planned Works contracts.
‘A Bed Every Night’ for Rough Sleepers in Trafford this winter
Rough sleepers in Trafford are being offered a place to sleep during the cold winter months, helped by funding from Trafford Housing Trust.
Trafford Housing Trust pledges to support armed forces
Trafford Housing Trust showed its support for the military by signing the Armed Forces covenant.