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However you feel
you’re not alone…

    1 in 4 people in the UK experience mental health issues each year

    More than 50% of them begin in childhood or early teens

    1 in 10 of us will be affected by depression

However you feel you're not alone

About us

Time to Talk West Berkshire is an independent charity providing FREE confidential counselling services to young people in need, aged 11 to 25.

How we help

We primarily support young people aged 11-25 in West Berkshire through our FREE Counselling services at Broadway House in Newbury.

How you can help

We’re always happy to hear from anyone who would like to help us either by making a donation, fundraising or volunteering.

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All the latest…

All the latest news and announcements from Time to Talk.

Coping with Exam Stress

Annual school exams are almost upon us and this is a stressful time for young people who have a lot riding on the results they achieve.  Nobody likes the sensations we feel when we are under stress and our natural reaction is to take whatever steps we can to reduce...

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Time to Talk celebrates 30 years in West Berkshire

Time to Talk, the counselling charity for young people in West Berkshire, held its AGM on Wednesday 15th June Some 30 people attended the event where the acting chair, Janice Powell, opened the meeting with a review of the year’s activities which included a summary of...

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Counsellor runs to raise funds for counselling charity

Mel Porter from Newbury has agreed to run the London Marathon this year to raise much needed funds for Time to Talk West Berkshire. The charity is one that Mel knows very well, as she’s a volunteer counsellor who provides a series of one to one sessions for vulnerable...

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We’re here to help

If you need support and/or want to find out more please email us at office@t2twb.org or call us on 01635 760331

View emergency service contact details

West Berkshire Children’s Services: 01635 503090
Common Point of Entry – Mental Health Crisis Service Berkshire: 0300 365 0300
Samaritans: www.samaritans.org
Child Line: www.childline.org.uk
Or attend your local Hospital’s A & E department

Other organisations you may find of use are:

Young Minds: www.youngminds.org.uk
Get Connected: www.getconnected.org.uk
Kidscape: www.kidscape.org.uk
Youth Health Talk: http://www.healthtalk.org/young-peoples-experiences