The following are counselling services that are free or low cost:
Waterloo Community Counselling
Low-cost counselling on sliding scale according to income, from £10 per session. Free multi-ethnic counselling in a range of languages for refugees and asylum-seekers and members of BME communities
Faces in Focus
Young people’s counselling service for 11-25 year olds and mainly live, study or work in Southwark or Lambeth. There is a sliding scale for sessional fees according to income and personal circumstances, usually with a minimum fee of £5. The counselling service is also available to parents/carers of clients.
Inner City Centre
Low cost counselling/psychotherapy in the City and throughout London
Relationship counselling from local centres in various locations including London Bridge, Croydon, Westminster and Bromley
Phone: 0300 100 1234
A Guide to UK-based Free Domestic Violence Helplines by Oliver at Rehab 4 Addiction.
Sessions cost between £10 and £20 depending on what you can afford. There is a £20 assessment fee payable on application. Counselling takes place with a trainee in their 2nd or 3rd year of training, who is supervised by an experienced clinical supervisor. To support your therapy, the counselling service manager will establish your suitability for working with a trainee
Guild of Psychotherapists
Low cost counselling. The cost of the initial consultation is £35. There is a sliding scale for sessional fees according to income and personal circumstances, with a minimum fee of £5.