East Cheshire - local services

Below is a list of services available in Eest Cheshire that you can access if you need help. 

  • The Dove Service

    Offer a range of support to parents and professionals, including counselling for children/young people. Also offer training on issues around bereavement and loss, informative workshops and group support. Main office is based in Stoke-on-Trent

    Tel: 01782 683155
    Website: www.thedoveservice.org.uk

  • Listening Ear - Butterflies

    Butterflies is a well-established activity-based therapy service for young people aged 4 to 18 years experiencing bereavement and loss (including domestic abuse, looked after children/ children on the edge of care and parent in prison).

    Website: http://listening-ear.co.uk/butterflies
    Tel: 0151 488 6648 

  • Just Drop In

    Offers counselling for 12 - 25 year olds, space for young people to make friends and access support.

    Website: www.justdropin.co.uk
    Telephone: 01625 665079

  • Visyon

    Support the emotional health of children young people and their families in Cheshire and Staffordshire Moorlands.

    Website: www.visyon.org.uk
    Telephone: 01260 290000

  • Cheshire Without Abuse

    A team trained to recognise the signs of domestic abuse, assess the needs of family members and respond to practical issues such as housing, legal aid and financial difficulties. They offer weekly drop in advice clinics and a range of groups offering recovery as well as a counselling service and specialist children’s programmes.

    Website: www.cheshirewithoutabuse.org.uk
    24 hour helpline: 01270 250390

  • South Cheshire CLASP

    Support for those in the local community who are affected by the difficulties associated with parenting alone, whatever their circumstances

    Website: http://southcheshireclasp.org.uk/
    Telephone: 01270 250629
    Email: info@southcheshireclasp.org.uk

  • Cheshire East Autism Team

    The main role of the team is to support schools in the identification of pupils experiencing social and communication difficulties, autistic spectrum conditions and to meet the needs of individual named pupils who have been referred to the team.

    Telephone: 01270 685960
    Email: theautismteam@cheshireeast.gov.uk 

  • Space4Autism

    A voluntary run charity who support the whole family by holding monthly parent support meetings/workshops and events, clubs for all ages and a whole lot more.

    Website: www.space4autism.com
    Telephone: 01625 617884

  • Friends for Leisure

    Friends for Leisure arrange activities from one-to-one friendships through to group activities, such as drama and sports sessions, for children and young people with a disability age 5 – 21 who live in Cheshire East.

    Website: www.friendsforleisure.org.uk
    Telephone: 01260 275333

  • East Cheshire Local Offer

    Within the East Cheshire area the council operates and updates a ‘one stop shop’ for all services and provisions in the area, this includes details of children’s centres, charities that offer support as well as adult support. To access this portal go to: www.cheshireeast.gov.uk/livewell/local-offer-for-children-with-sen-and-disabilities/what-is-the-local-offer/local_offer.aspx

  • Youth Fed

    A youth charity that supports over 5,000 young people between the ages of 8 and 25. They offer a range of different services that fall into 3 categories; support for young people; support for youth groups; and engaging young people in social action.

    Website: www.youthfed.org.uk