What is Counselling?
Counselling is a confidential helping activity whereby through the use of active listening you are empowered to help yourself face your issues and develop strategies for coping with them.
Who can access Counselling with Arcus?
- Anyone who is on a means tested benefit
- Anyone who works 10 hours a week or less
- Anyone who is on an otherwise limited income
- Please note that proof of these may be required.
Is there a cost?
Yes for those individuals who satisfy the above by being on a limited or low income there is a nominal charge of £2 per session which is paid up front for a block of ten sessions.
How Long is the Waiting List?
Our current waiting time from referral to assessment is approximately 2 months. From assessment to a first appointment, the waiting time is currently 6-8 weeks.
If you are not on benefits or a low income and still want counselling, please click here to be re-directed to one of our fee paying partners who can arrange to provide therapy to you at a reasonable capped rate.
To access counselling, please CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE A REFERRAL FORM