London Carers Service [Tower Hamlets]

The service provides free information and support to families and friends caring for someone affected by mental illness.

One to oneĀ and group support available.

Who to contact

Telephone
0121 522 7007
Email
towerhamletscarers@rethink.org
Website
Information 

Where to go

Name of venue
Albert Jacob House
Venue address
62 Roman Road
London
Postcode
E2 0PG

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
Open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm (excluding bank holidays)

Other details

Cost(s)
Free
Languages
English, Bengali
Who can use this service?
Families and friends (carers) of people affected by mental illness in Tower Hamlets
Referral required?
No
Who can make a referral?
Anyone
Referral and availability notes

Refferal either direct of by health care professionals.

Notes

We are also regularly looking for volunteers to support our service. Please contact us if you would like to get involved.

Mental Health Services

What your service now offers?

The service provides information and support to families and friends supporting someone affected by mental illness in Tower Hamlets. We offer a range of services including one to one support, access to support groups and respite opportunities, ways to get involved and have a say about local services, attendance and support at care planning meetings and Caring and Coping training courses.

We work with you to support your recovery and help you to understanding mental illness and have a life outside your caring role. 

Can service users refer themselves?
Yes
Types of services and activities
Group session, One-to-one support, Advice, Self Help
How to Access your service


Please contact the service on 020 8981 2645 or by e-mail at towerhamletscarers@rethink.org. You will then be contacted to discuss your referral and may be asked to attend an appointment to discuss your support needs.

Mental Health Conditions and Related Issues
Sleep problems, Stress, Suicidal feelings, Bipolar disorder, Body dysmorphic disorder, Borderline personality disorder, Depression, Addiction and dependency, Anger, Anxiety and panic attacks, Bereavement, Hypomania and mania, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Panic attacks, Paranoia, Dissociative disorders, Eating problems, Hearing voices, Hoarding, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Seasonal Affective disorder, Self-esteem issues, Personality disorders, Phobias, Postnatal depression, Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Service User interests
Training and employment, Healthy living, Complementary therapies, Money management, Courses and learning, Socialising and meeting people

Journey Planner

Address: 62  Roman Road  London