Skip to content

Support organisations in Birmingham

Useful organisations that can provide support.

Practical and mental health support

Birmingham Healthy Minds

0121 301 2525

An NHS service that helps people manage mild to moderate mental health issues.

Birmingham Mind

0121 608 8001

0121 262 3555 (urgent/crisis support line open 24/7)

Practical and emotional mental health support for people living in Birmingham.

Carrs Lane

0121 643 6363

Low-cost counselling service in Birmingham city centre.

Living Well Consortium

0121 663 1217

Mental health support for individuals living in Birmingham and Solihull.

Our Roots CIC

0121 439 9045

Mental health support and counselling for people living in Birmingham.


0121 643 1638

Relationship and family counselling. Also offer a counselling service with Macmillan for people whose lives have been affected by cancer.

Other bases can be found in Wolverhampton, Sandwell and Solihull.

Other support organisations

The information on this page of established local and national support services is provided for information purposes only. It is not a direct endorsement or approval by Birmingham Hospice of any of the services, products or opinions of the organisations. Birmingham Hospice bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of any external websites or any further information provided via these services. All information provided is correct at the time of printing.


0121 622 8181

Midlands based charity that supports people affected by drugs, alcohol and gambling. 


Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid 

0808 800 0028

Support for women and children who are victims of domestic abuse.


Crossroads Care

0121 553 6483

07968 219 850 (out of hours emergency number)

Emotional and practical support for carers which also offers a bereavement service.


Birmingham Carers Hub

0333 006 9711

A charity that supports carers through various services around the West Midlands.


LGBT Birmingham

0121 643 0821

Birmingham charity advocating for and supporting LGBT individuals.


Midland Mencap

0121 442 2944

Charity helping those with learning disabilities in the Midlands through emotional and practical support


Age UK

0800 678 1602

A national charity that provides practical and emotional support for older people.



Find support services, information, helplines and resources to help you and family members at any stage in your bereavement.


Bereavement Advice Centre

0800 634 9494

Offering practical and emotional advice for bereaved individuals.


Citizens Advice Bureau

0344 477 1010

Support for a wide range of issues including housing, benefits and immigration.



0300 456 2370

Provides advice, support and advocacy services throughout England.



0808 800 4444 (emergency helpline, 8am-8pm weekdays, 9am-5pm weekend)

Offering housing advice and support for homelessness.



116 123 (open 24/7, 365 days of the year) (response time 24hrs)

Telephone and online support for anybody in emotional distress.


WAY (Widowed & Young)

A national charity for individuals under the age of 50 whose spouse has died.

Child Bereavement UK

0800 02 88840

National charity helping families through the bereavement of a child or a child who has lost someone special.


Beyond the Horizon

0121 444 5454

A bereavement charity that supports children and their families.


Edward’s Trust

0121 454 1705

Counselling service for bereaved children and young people.


Malachi Specialist Family Support Services

0121 441 4556

Therapeutic family support organisation working across the Midlands.


Winston’s Wish

08088 020 021

National charity helping families and children through bereavement.

Sign up to hear the latest news from Birmingham Hospice

Stay up to date with our events and information direct from the hospice by signing up to our email newsletter.