Counselling services

Counselling may seem scary or unnecessary to some but it can have a huge positive influence on people lives. Find services available across the district here


The Eastbourne Edge Project works with clients who may have additional learning, developmental, behavioural, emotional or physical needs, enabling them to lead an independent life. They work with young people, adults and families to help support their needs. The specialise supporting people with

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Mental Health Issues
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders & PDDs
  • Learning Disabilites
  • Depression
  • ADHD & Behaviour Disorders

Contact them on 01323 470437 or 07772 765729 or by email at

Samaritans is available to talk to at any time confidentially. Call them  on 01323 735555 or ring 08457 909090, and get free help and advice anywhere.  You can also visit them at The Haven, 13 Bolton Road, Eastbourne, BN21 3JT. You can also email them:

Eastbourne counselling service use fully qualified counsellors who offer therapeutic counselling in your own home or within their Eastbourne therapy rooms. They make sure it is a comfortable, confidential environment at a time that suits you. They help members of the community that are struggling to cope with life at the moment or have a chaotic and unmanageable issue in their life. for more information contact either of their 2 counsellors, Dawn Cook on 07508 582 525 or, or Linda Potter on 07828 116 698 or


Low Cost Counselling Service Lewes is a service with the aim to support people with emotional or psychological issues, which may be affecting their lives. available to all those in the community with a low income or in financial difficulties. They work with individuals to empower them to take control of their own life, with varying course durations and prices. for more information contact them at or call on 07445509825 to arrange an appointment

Southover Counselling is a service which respects and values every individual and seeks to bring people hope and wholeness. It is a professional counselling service based at Church End in Lewes and supported by Trinity Church, with all counsellors fully qualified and experienced. Established 10 years ago, they works with clients from youngsters to older people and all walks of life no matter gender, race, belief or sexual orientation. For more information contact them by calling 07852 221449, emailing, or post to Southover Counselling, Church End, 1 Cockshut Road, Lewes. BN7 1JH