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WRAP Support Groups

These are run in the community by Service User Facilitators and are open to anyone who has completed their own WRAP. In these support groups there is continues peer support and the opportunity to further explore the prindiples and applications of the Wellness Recovery Action Plan.

Locations and Facilitator contact points are available HERE

Support in the Community



ABC Community Network

(Provides a range of physical support services and practical assistance for existing and emerging groups)

 028 3839 2777


ABC Council (Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon)

(Official council of Armagh City, Banbridge, & Creigavon)


Armagh  028 3752 9600

Banbridge  028 4066 0600

Craigavon  028 3831 2400



(Offers couples the means to safeguard and nourish their

marriage and family relationships)

0845 606 7607



Action Mental Health (AMH)

(Improves the quality of life and employability of people with mental health needs or learning disabilities)

028 3839 2314




AMH Adapt

(Dedicated support for people with an eating disorder, and their friends/family)

028 3839 2314



Advice line

(Citizens advice's helpline)

028 3032 5055


Age NI

(Helps the aged people around Northern Ireland)


0808 808 7575


Al Anon/Alateen

(Provides support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinkings)


028 9068 2368


Alcoholics Anonymous

(Personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics who turn to the Fellowship for help)


028 9043 4848


Aware defeat depression

(Working exclusively for people with depression 

and bipolar disorder)


 0845 120 2961


Barnardo's child bereavement service

(Giving children safety and stability in their lives)


028 9066 8333


BAT - Battle against tranquillisers

(Helping those who have become addicted to

tranquillisers like Benzodiazepines)


0117 966 3629



(Supporting, empowering, educating, and offering friendship to everyone in the LGBT community)


028 9089 0202


Care in Crisis

(Offers counselling to children, teenagers and adults, either as individuals, couples or in family relationships)

(028) 3832 9900.


Carers NI

(Led by carers, we’re here to give you expert help & support)

028 9043 9843




(Advocacy and Support for Carers of those with severe mental illness)

Helpline  028 9065 0650  



Citizens advice bureau

(Provide advice people need to tackle problems they have and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives)

Dungannon   028 8772 5299

Armagh  028 3752 4041

Craigavon   028 3835 3260

Newry   028 3026 9224

Banbridge   028 4062 2201


Clanrye Group

(Train and motivate adults with disabilities or disadvantaged backgrounds to gain qualifications and confidence to progress onto employment or onto further education)

028 3089 8119 




Confederation of Community Groups

(support and encourage the development of voluntary action by communities and individuals)

028 302 61022  




COSTA Rural Support Network

Dungannon& south Tyrone

(To support and represent the interests of rural groups and communities throughout the Borough)


028 8555 6880


Craigavon & Banbridge Volunteer Bureau

(Recruit , place and support volunteers for the Craigavon and Banbridge areas)

028 3834 2741





(We offer support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies)

Newry   028 3025 2322

Moy   028 8778 4004


Young people: www.rd4u.org.uk/



Equality Commission for NI

(An independent public body which oversees equality and discrimination law in Northern Ireland)

 028 90 500 600



Family Mediation NI

(Provide a positive approach to conflict management within families)

 028 9024 3265



Family Planning Association

(Our vision is a society where everyone can make positive choices about their own sexual health and wellbeing)


  0845 122 8687


Family Trauma Centre

(Providing specialist treatment services for children, young people and their families following severe trauma)

028 9504 2828


Gamblers Anonymous

(A fellowship who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to do the same)


028 9024 9185


Gay and Lesbian Youth NI

(For young people aged 16 to 25 in Northern Ireland who are agay or lesbian or questioning their sexual identity)


 028 9089 0202


Gingerbread NI

(Developing and delivering services, which benefit one-parent families)


028 9023 1417



(Support lesbian and bisexual women and our families and improve the lives of L&B women across Northern Ireland)


  028 9024 9452



(Helping families give their children the best start in life)

Armagh/Dungannon  028 8778 9489    

Craigavon/Banbridge  028 8554 9625

Newry  028 3026 6139


Inspire Mental Health

(Inspire Mental Health provides support services to people with a mental health conditions through our supported housing, day opportunities and advocacy services)


028 9032 8474


The Law Centre NI

(Promoting social justice through advice, represntation, policy, training and publications)


 028 9024 4401


Memory/Dementia service (SouthernTrust)

(Provides a specialist, holistic, multi-disciplinary response for those people who experience memory difficulties)

Craigavon/Banbridge 028 3833 3332 

Armagh/Dungannon 028 3741 2428  

Newry and Mourne 028 3083 6970


Men to Men

(Working in co-operation with similar groups, and with other relevant voluntary, commercial and statutory bodies, to provide greater support to men in need and to raise awareness of those needs)


 028 9024 7027


Mid Ulster Council

(The District Council covers the area stretching from Swatragh in the north to Fivemiletown in the south)




(Provides expert advice and information to people with mental health problems and those who care for them, as well as giving help to health professionals, employers and staff)


028 9040 2323


National association for people abused in childhood (NAPAC)

(Providing a range of services which offer direct support to survivors of childhood abuse)

0800 085 3330


Newry and Mourne District Council

(The Official Newry and Mourne District Council)




(Offers counselling and support to survivors of sexual abuse, victims of sexual violence)


028 9032 6803


Northern Ireland Ombudsman

0800 343 424



Parenting NI

(To contribute to the well-being of children and young people by supporting parents and to influence policy and practice on parenting.)

 0808 801 0722



PIPS (Newry and Mourne)

(Offers the community a targeted response to suicide and self harm.)

Newry & Mourne   028 3026 6195



PIPS (Upper Bann)

(To provide support for those at risk of Suicide and Self harm and those affected.)

Upper Bann   075 9522 1334




Empowering adults and children affected by mental ill health, learning disability or acquired brain injury to enjoy everyday living, irrespective of the complexity of their needs.)

028 9023 4555



Promoting Wellbeing Teams

(Supporting individuals and communities to live longer, healthier & active lives.)

Armagh/Dungannon    (028) 37412521

Craigavon/Banbridge   (028) 38344973

Newry&Mourne           (028) 30834325


Protect Life coordnator

(Helping individuals and community groups with suicide and self-harm prevention.)

For information on Suicide/Self-harm pevention, support and initiatives

within The Southern Trust...

028 3741 2882


The Rainbow Project

(To improve the physical, mental & emotional health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people in Northern Ireland.)

 028 9031 9030




(To enhance emotional wellbeing in individuals, couples, families and communities by delivering professional counselling and therapeutic services.)


028 9032 3454


Relate Teen

(We have counsellors who are specifically trained to work with young people. We will listen and understand. We will help you to work out the best way forward without telling you what do do.)


028 9032 3454


Rural Health Parnership

(Providing a single source of knowledge about remote and rural healthcare, and to foster collaboration, innovation and idea sharing between its educational, academic, industry, community and NHS members.)

028 30861220




NI Stillbirth and Neonatal death Society

(Supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby, working to improve the care bereaved parents receive, and promoting research to reduce the loss of babies’ lives.)


077 4099 3450


ST. Vincent de Paul

(Our aim is to tackle poverty in all its forms through the provision of practical assistance to those in need.)


028 9035 1561


Sure Start

(Provides a range of support services for parents and children under the age of four, who live in disadvantaged areas across Northern Ireland.)

Armagh/Keady  028 3751 8569

Clogher Valley  028 8554 9898

Dungannon  028 8772 9695

Craigavon  028 3831 3360

Portadown  028 3833 7455

Newry  028 3083 3780

 South Armagh  028 3083 0022


TADA Rural Support Network

(To help sustain vibrant local communities in rural areas through the development and support of all rural community groups and individuals.)


028 3839 8888


Traveller Support Groups

(To assist Travellers to articulate their needs and to support them to ensure those needs are met through the adoption of a community development approach.)  

Armagh  028 3752 0553

Craigavon  028 3834 2089

Newry  028 3083 4200


Traveller & Gay (T&G)

(Support service for the gay Traveller community in Northern Ireland.)

028 9043 8265


Trauma counselling service (Southern Trust)

(The Trauma Counselling Service provides support and counselling to individuals aged over 18 years who have been affected by the Troubles or simmilar experiences.)

028 8772 2821


Victim Support

(We help people affected by crime. We offer a free and confidential service, whether or not a crime has been reported and regardless of how long ago the event took place.) 


028 9024 4039


WAVE Trauma Centre

(Today the overall aim of WAVE is to offer care and support to anyone bereaved, injured or traumatised through the civil unrest in Northern Ireland, irrespective of religious, cultural or political belief.)


028 3751 1599


Women's Aid NI

(Addressing domestic and sexual violence and providing services for women and children.)


Newry 028 3025 0765

Craigavon 028 3834 5256 

Dungannon 028 8676 9300


Yellow Ribbon

(We are dedicated to the prevention of suicide attempts throughout the community by empowering individuals and communities through leadership, awareness, and education.)

028 3833 1485



Young Carers Project

(Providing support for children who ‘care’ for another member of their family who may be ill, disabled, have mental health problems or an addiction to alcohol or drugs.)


Armagh and Dungannon  028 4062 6516   

Craigavon and Banbridge  028 4062 6515

Newry/Mourne  028 3026 7015


Young Minds

(Preventing mental illness from developing and to improve early intervention and care for those living with a mental health problem.)


0800 018 2138



(Offering supportive care to people suffering emotional pain and hurt with the aim to provide a place of genuine acceptance, active safety, and living hope, to those who don’t feel accepted, who don’t feel safe and are losing hope.)


028 7126 6999


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