“This is a wonderful, charitable service... I am very grateful to the organisation for the welcoming, safe place. ”

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.

Please note our general waiting list is closed at the moment.

If you are interested in finding out more about any of the above, please contact the office on 0113 2455725.

Flying Lessons for Women Group – starting 24th April 2017 @10.30am

Monday mornings at a venue close to the city centre. 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. If you are interested please call the office on 0113 2455725 and ask for Andrea. For women speaking languages other than english please email info@womenstherapyleeds.org.uk

Information and support with self harm

Access WomenSpace is a NHS funded quick access service for women who self harm, and their friends and family. We offer up to three 45 minute pre booked sessions (face to face or by phone) where women can talk, get information and learn about other services in Leeds. Appointments are usually offered quickly – within two weeks of contacting us – and are staffed by workers experienced in working with self-harm who can listen, offer ways to manage and provide information about other support services.

For more information call 0113 245 5725 or text directly to a team member 07513 774374 or email womenspace@womenstherapyleeds.org.uk


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 – new group starts Monday 24th April

Latest vacancies

See our latest Impact Report 2014-2015

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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