"I would recommend this service to anyone."

Women’s Counselling and Therapy Service (WCTS) offers a free or low cost accessible counselling and psychotherapy service for Leeds women on low incomes. Venues are in the city centre and in communities around Leeds. Learn about our services here.

We are experiencing some issues with our telephone lines. If the line is ringing but not being answered please either try again later or phone us on 07590 863205. 

Please note our individual waiting lists are closed at the moment

(this is due to demand and is reviewed each month)

Flying Lessons for Women – there are still places available

A group for women wanting to work towards becoming more confident. Would you like to build your confidence; feel less isolated; improve your wellbeing and develop your strengths, talents, coping skills and happiness? Contact the office on 0113 2455725 for a referral form.

  For information on where to get help and support please click here


As members of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) we work within their Ethical Framework for Good Practice.

To find out more about BACP and about counselling go to

BACP website

Latest news

Flying Lessons for Women Group – places available

Latest vacancies

See our latest Impact report 2017

Click here  for information on other services in the Leeds area that may be of use to you.

Anxiety Leeds is a peer support group for people suffering from anxiety and panic attacks. Go to www.anxietyleeds.org.uk for more information.

There is also an NHS online mental health service which may be helpful. Please click here to be redirected.

Contact us

If you are experiencing:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Enduring problems arising from past physical, emotional or sexual abuse
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