PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL AWARE SUPPORT GROUPS, FUNDRAISING EVENTS AND PROGRAMMES HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO HEALTH AND SAFETY CONCERNS.
Our offices are currently closed. We are currently operating a support line Mon-Fri 11am-3pm. Please call Cherry - 07340488254, Caroline - 07548530931, or Tom - 07759484268.
Please visit our COVID-19 Support Page for more information on our adapted support services including our online support groups.
A Derry-born charity, we now have two offices; one in Londonderry and a second office in Belfast. AWARE has an established network of 23 support groups in rural and urban areas across the country, which are run by our trained volunteers. Support groups welcome people with depression and bipolar disorder as well as carers for people with the illness. We also deliver Information Outreach sessions and attend community events to give more information about AWARE and our services.
AWARE deliver mental health and well being programmes into communities, schools, colleges, universities and workplaces. These programmes include our suite of Mood Matters programmes, Living Life to the Full, Mental Health First Aid and Mindfulness.
AWARE offer 23 Support Groups throughout Northern Ireland open to people aged 18+ who are living with Depression or Bipolar Disorder. These groups are totally free of charge and no referral is needed.