What happens when I contact Perspectives?

What we offer: 

Please note Perspectives Ipswich will be closed during August (2nd-29th) 2016.

An initial assessment appointment will be arranged to discuss a clients’ situation and their particular needs.

Following on from this initial appointment, further listening sessions or counselling will be offered (as suitable).
All information shared by the client will be treated as confidential, within the boundaries of our  safeguarding and data protection policies and procedures. 

Services​

Appointments

How to access our services

Once initial assessment has taken place, a listening or counselling volunteer will be assigned to the client.

Appointments are weekly and last 45-50 minutes. Please arrive promptly as it will not normally be possible to extend the time of the session.

Our volunteers are trained listeners/counsellors who willingly give up their time to offer support. Bookings are limited so please let us know with are least 48 hours if you need to cancel an appointment.
Our services are accessed through self referral.

Confidentiality

One to One Listening & Support
Counselling
Free Pregnancy Testing
Education Programme for Schools

Our Services