Tag Archive: low cost counselling

Time to Talk Day 2020 | 6 February

January 28, 2020 12:35 pm Posted by

Everyone’s talking about mental health… we’re listening We’re to marking Time to Talk Day on 6 February, an initiative from Time to Change aiming to influence the way we all think and act about mental health and get positive conversations started. The Foundation is proud to have made a real contribution towards changing the way people think and act about...

PRESS RELEASE | Boost for women’s counselling across Hertfordshire

January 22, 2019 1:05 pm Posted by

Counselling for women has been boosted in three Hertfordshire locations with a £6,708 grant from the Tampon Tax Community Fund awarded to The Counselling Foundation. The grant will allow women on limited incomes to receive additional support towards their counselling at the charity’s centres in St Albans, Stevenage and Broxbourne. The Foundation’s CEO Robert Cuming welcomed the grant, “it will...

You can now fundraise for The Counselling Foundation while you shop!

February 16, 2018 11:51 am Posted by

It’s so easy, costs nothing but a small amount of your time.  So next time you’re about to make a purchase, remember to ask yourself have you selected Easy Fundraising? How does easyfundraising work? Easyfundraising works with over 2000 retailers who have agreed to pass a donation to our charity when you shop with them. The donation is usually a percentage of how...

Taking care of our mental health over Christmas

December 12, 2017 3:48 pm Posted by

At the Foundation we recognise the importance of looking after your mental health and well being especially over the festive period and understand that for many of us, it is far from ‘the most wonderful time of the year.’ for many reasons.  Instead it can be filled with anxiety and depression and is often an isolating time for people especially those...

Counselling service marks World Mental Health Day offers tea & talk to promote positive mental health in the workplace

October 12, 2017 11:36 am Posted by

The Counselling Foundation held a Tea and Talk event at the Hatfield Galleria, offering local residents free tea and biscuits to highlight the value of having positive mental health conversations in the workplace. According to the national mental health charity, Mind 1 in 5 people take a day off work recovering from workplace stress. Along with national charity Heads Together, local charity...

Interview with our latest trustee, Francine Godrich

February 25, 2016 2:30 pm Posted by

We are honoured to announce the latest member of our Trustee board is Francine Godrich, a qualified solicitor with over 10 years’ experience. The Foundation’s newest recruit in the Marketing department, Marketing Co-ordinator Angela Pask, interviewed Francine to find out what attracted her to our charity. AP: Firstly a huge welcome, we’re delighted you have chosen to join our esteemed board of...

Cakes for Counselling on World Mental Health Day

October 13, 2015 3:48 pm Posted by

Saturday 10th October was World Mental Health Day and to celebrate The Counselling Foundation took a stall on St Albans Market to raise money to fund our low cost counselling for the community by hosting a Great British Bake Off of our own. The generous people of St Albans donated over £365 from buying cakes of all shapes and sizes, giving contributions...

Press Clipping – Celebrating 40 Years

November 21, 2014 11:33 am Posted by

The St Albans and Harpenden Advertiser, published 20th November 2014. The Counselling Foundation celebrates it’s 40th anniversary of providing low cost counselling to Herts and Beds with a live music event in St Albans   To find out more information about our low cost counselling service, please click here.