Still the Hunger (Mental Health Recovery Programme)

Providing a holistic, daytime recovery programme for men and women with enduring mental health issues, that is based on Christian principles.

The group's aim is to equip adults with the necessary skills to overcome debilitating patterns of destructive thinking and behaviours, enabling them to take responsibility for themselves and take an active role within society.

Working alongside individuals overcoming dysfunctional coping mechanisms, such as:

  • Eating disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • PTSD and C-PTSD
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) and other dissociative disorders

Who to contact

Contact Name
Beverley Hurtton
Contact Position
Project Director
Telephone
07733 300 705
E-mail
info@stillthehunger.co.uk
Website
Still the Hunger (Mental Health Recovery Programme)

Where to go

Name
Still the Hunger
Address
11, Glebe Road
Whitley
Reading
Berkshire
Postcode
RG2 7AG
Notes

Parking is available on site. 

We are within walking distance of Reading town centre and the train station.

We use rooms on the first floor which is accessible via a staircase only so may not be suitable for wheelchair users. 

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Tuesday, Wednesdays and Fridays: 9.30 am to 3.30 pm
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Session Information
Individual programs are worked out with each person at assessment depending on need and availability. Whilst it is not compulsory to attend three days a week
for some this is recommended at least initially.

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£ 35.00 per day
£ 25.00 per session
Details
We have a discretionary fee structure for clients who are unemployed or living on benefits. Please contact us for more information.

Availability

Age Ranges
18-25
26-49
50+
Referral required
No
Referral Details

Clients can self-refer and appointments will be offered after the completion of our application forms, which are a necessary part of the application process.

Please note that we do not provide a formal clinical psychiatric service and are therefore unable to cater for psychosis or manage medication.

Other notes

Still the Hunger are a Berkshire based service supporting adults in peer support groups. Offering a weekly evening support group on Wednesdays and a free BDD support group on the second Saturday of each month.

West Berkshire Council do not promote or endorse any of the services listed in this Directory. For more information on this please read our disclaimer.

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