One-to-One Peer Support Service (Health in Mind)

Availability : South East / South West

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years old and over who are feeling low, stressed, anxious or depressed and want to improve their mental health and wellbeing

Who provides this?

  • Health in Mind


This service is currently at capacity and not taking on new referrals. If you are interested in receiving support, please do still contact Health in Mind.

Health in Mind peer support volunteers all have their own experiences of mental health recovery and have completed training to use their experiences to support others.

The service aims to help you feel connected and empowered by developing tools and techniques to self-manage your mental health and wellbeing. You will regularly meet with your peer supporter, and together explore changes you would like to make.

Support is available for up to six months.

Health in Mind isn’t currently offering face-to-face support, but continue to offer support by phone or video call.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?


Is there a waiting list?


Opening times

Monday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm

Contact Details

Jenny Green
40 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4RT

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Type of support on offer:

Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support on the phone


Black and minority ethnic communities
Loneliness/isolated groups
Older people
Substance use
Survivors of abuse

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