What is Arcus?

Arcus is a counselling and social support service, primarily developed for LGBT+ people, but our services are open to all.

To read about our counselling service, click here.

We can work with anyone in any part of the UK.

We also are proud to provide LGBT+ Awareness Training

We offer a mixture of therapy approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy [CBT] and Person Centred Counselling. We can help you with:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • LGBT+ Issues Including Transitioning. This is a particular area of special interest and expertise for us.
  • Bereavement & Loss
  • Thoughts of self harm and suicide [please note we are not a crisis service]
  • Intrusive Thoughts
  • Stress
  • Relationship Issues
  • Any other issues you care to bring……

Feel free to have a browse around and if you have any questions, please get in touch by emailing us at Contact@Arcuslgbt.com, calling us on 01325 97 88 10, by post at ARCUS LGBT CIC, 46 Montrose Street, Darlington, DL1 1JU, or by using the contact us tab.

Our therapy is provided by a mixture of qualified counsellors and students who are nearing the end of their training. All students are qualified to at least Level 4. All our practice staff are voluntary and none of them are paid for the work that they do. Every volunteer is fully insured and DBS checked to enhanced level.