We are a local general counselling charity primarily based in Ashington, Northumberland who provide a range of services to those seeking to improve their mental health and wellbeing.
We are open Monday - Friday from 9am - 4:30pm, with our last counselling appointment starting at 3:30pm.
Please Note - We are not a Crisis Team nor are we open 24/7. Should you require immediate urgent help and/or we are closed, please click below for more options.
Click below for information regarding help and support for Covid-19.
Volunteer – "Volunteering at Cygnus Support is such a positive experience. I support clients to improve their mental health and wellbeing and also get the chance to continue with my own learning and development"
Client – "Cygnus Support were brilliant, the counselling helped me through a difficult time and I learned strategies for coping in the future"
Cygnus Support is governed by a trustee board that oversees the financial and legal security of the organisation as well as leading on governance. The board meets every six weeks with extra meetings being arranged when needed.
We are a friendly and committed group who are all passionate about empowering people to thrive and enjoy good mental health and wellbeing.
We offer a free confidential counselling service to people across Northumberland. Our one-to-one counselling sessions are provided by professional, trained and experienced staff and volunteers.Learn More
Are you a parent or carer looking for advice on how to cope with yours and your child's mental health? Click below to find out more about our Be You service.Learn More
We have partnered with the Wansbeck PCN and have our own team of Community Link Workers who provide Social Prescribing to members of the WPCN.Learn More
You can read more about the impact we have had on people's lives within the local community on this page.Learn More