Mental Health Information and Useful Links

Mental Health Information Hub

Mindwell is the new mental health information hub for Leeds, launched on World Mental Health Day 2016:

The website is for the following groups of people:

  • People who are experiencing mental health difficulties
  • Carers, family and friends of people experiencing mental health difficulties
  • People working with someone who is experiencing mental health difficulties
  • Anyone with an interest in mental health and wellbeing


Mind publishes information on many topics relating to mental health.

Mind information and advice A-Z


Volition Leeds is an alliance of voluntary sector organisations that together provide mental health services for, or work with, people who have mental health needs.”


Domestic Violence

Domestic violence information and resources for practitioners, people who are being abused, people who are abusive, children and young people and friends and family.

WellBeing Web

The Wellbeing Web is a blog where individuals can contribute information, stories, pictures or films about places and activities in Leeds which help maintain their wellbeing.


Rethink Mental Illness is a charity that believes a better life is possible for millions of people affected by mental illness.


Young Minds

Young Minds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. Driven by the experiences of children and teenagers, Young Minds campaigns, does research, and works on the positive alteration of related policy and practice.


Forward Leeds

Forward Leeds is the alcohol and drugs service in Leeds for adults, young people and families. Call their dedicated support line on 0113 887 2477.