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International Men's Day

International Men's Day

by Isha Arora -
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To mark International Men's Day this year, we want to share with you information about local services that are available for you!

Mental Health Services - If you need someone to talk to, there is always help and support available, just call….
  • Samaritans - 116 123
  • NHS Single Point of Access Mental Health Crisis Team - 0800 0234 650Text ‘SHOUT’ to 85258
  • Talk Club for Men - How are you? Out of 10? - Home – Talk Club

Local Mental Health Services -

  • Hillingdon Cove Cafe is a mental health walk-in service for Hillingdon residents to access, to get help and support. For further details, please click on the link: Hillingdon Cove Café | Hestia
They are open from 2pm - 10pm Monday- Sunday, 365 days a year. The service is open to residents of the London Borough of Hillingdon aged 18+.
Contact details - Phone: 07827535271, Email: Hillingdon.Cove@hestia.org Address: Haya House Community Centre, 90A East Avenue, Hayes, UB3 2HR

The closest train station is Hayes & Harlington (Great Western Mainline). The nearest bus stops are Fairdale Gardens, Stop Y 90, 140, 696, E6) and Botwell Lane (195, 278,698, H98).

  • Hillingdon Mind: A provider of mental health counselling, employment and peer support in the borough of Hillingdon. Their contact number is: 01895 271559.  
  • The Hillingdon Talking Therapies Service

Hillingdon Talking Therapies is a free, confidential NHS service which provides treatment for depression, low mood, anxiety and sleep disorders. Find out more on their website: https://talkingtherapies.cnwl.nhs.uk/ 

Talking Therapies services are suitable for people with problems which have arisen fairly recently.  Feelings of low mood, anxiety, fears or problems coping with daily life and relationships, are all suitable for brief focussed talking therapies.

You can complete a self-referral here Refer yourself in Hillingdon : CNWL Talking Therapies

Here are some inspirational videos and articles of men's mental health experiences and stories of hope:

Videos from relatable public figures: