If you’d like to join one of our groups, or if you’re unsure and you’d like to find out more, you can get in touch with Lucy on firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’d like to get in touch with one of our groups directly about joining, then drop them a message and they’ll get back to you.
Interesting Minds: Greenwich
Day: Thursdays, 5.00 – 6.15pm
Venue: Memorial Hospital, Shooters Hill, London SE18 3RZ
Open to: Anyone who is aged between 12 and 18; has personal experience of hearing, seeing or sensing things that others don’t, lives in Greenwich or a surrounding borough and wants to be part of a peer support group.
Although this group is run in partnership with Greenwich CAMHS, it is open to young people who don’t need/want to use CAMHS services.
How to join: Contact Colin, Hannah or Matt at Greenwich CAMHS on 0203 260 5211.
Download the flyer for this group: Interesting Minds Group Poster
UKC Hearing Voices Group – University of Kent & Canterbury Christ Church Uni
Day: 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month, 2.00 – 3.00pm
Open to: Anyone who is a student at the University of Kent or Canterbury Christ Church University, who hears voices and wants to meet other students who do too.
Voice Collective: Bethlem Adolescent Unit (inpatient group)
Day: Mondays, 4.30 – 5.30pm
Venue: Bethlem Adolescent Unit, Tyson East One, Bethlem Royal Hospital
Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham BR3 3BX
Open to: Young people who are current clients of Bethlem Adolescent Unit, have lived experience of hearing, seeing or sensing things other people can’t and want to be part of a peer support group.
How to join: Just speak to your keyworker to find out more, or drop in to the group.
Voice Collective BAU is run in partnership with Bethlem Adolescent Unit and South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust.
16-25 Voice Collective Group @ Mind in Camden
Day: Wednesdays, 5.15 – 6.30pm
Venue: Mind in Camden, Barnes House, 9-15 Camden Road, London, NW1 9LQ
Open to: Anyone aged between 16 and 25 who hear voices, see visions, have other ‘unusual’ sensory experiences or beliefs. The group is open to young people no matter where they live.
How to join: E-mail Eve or Lucy on email@example.com or call 020 7911 0822.
Brookside Voice Collective (Brookside Adolescent Unit)
*This group is on hold at the moment as we train up new facilitators. Watch this space for more news.
Day: Wednesdays, 4.00 – 5.00pm
Venue: Brookside Adolescent Unit, 107A Barley Lane, Ilford IG3 8XQ
Open to: Any young people on the unit experiencing voices, visions, other sensory experiences or beliefs.
How to join: You can speak with your keyworker, or another member of staff, or drop in to the group on a Wednesday.
Brookside Voice Collective is run in partnership with NELFT NHS Trust.
Brighton Voice Collective
*This group runs fortnightly between 5.00 pm – 6.30 pm. Please get in touch with Sara on 07952 233865 or email her on firstname.lastname@example.org for the latest details about the day and venue.
Open to: Any young people who hear voices, see visions or have other ‘unusual’ sensory experiences or beliefs.
How to join: Contact Sara on the number or email above.
Voice Collective Brighton is run in partnership with Mind in Brighton and Hove.
Woodland House Adolescent Unit
Open to: Any young people at Woodland House who hear voices, see visions or have other sensory experiences.
Venue: Kent and Medway Adolescent Unit, Woodland House, Cranbrook Road, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0ER.
How to join: Speak to your keyworker, or another member of staff, for more details and to join.
Adolescent Outreach Team, Tier 4 CAMHS, South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust
Open to: Young people using the Tier 4 CAMHS service in the boroughs of Kingston, Merton, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth.
Venue: Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, Tooting, London SW17 7DJ
How to join: The group is open to young people already using this service. Speak to a worker on the Adolescent Outreach Team if you’d like to find out more.