Useful Resources

Neath Port Talbot Mind

1 in 4 people will experience a mental health or emotional health problem this year.

Neath Port Talbot Mind is a mental health charity based in Neath in South Wales. We cover the entire Neath & Port Talbot area, and are part of a network of Local Mind organisations across England & Wales.

We believe that no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. We’re here for you. Today. Now.

We work for the better mental health of people in NPT by providing a range of services.

NPT Mind Services During COVID-19


For mental health and social change

We are a registered charity that has been working in mental health for over 30 years. Our mission is to be a platform for connection, transformation and social change and our vision is sustainable wellbeing for all. We work with people who are experiencing challenges with their mental health, and with communities who want to create a greater sense of connection, ownership and wellbeing in the places that they live.

Access our contact details by clicking HERE.

Mental Health Resources

Click on the PDF link below, to access a list of mental health resources available in Swansea Bay:

Mental Health Resources

Patient UK
Comprehensive, free, up-to-date health information as provided by GPs to patients during consultations


NHS Direct
The NHS Direct Special Health Authority is responsible delivering all NHS Direct services in the UK. This includes the NHS Direct telephone service, the NHS Direct Online website, the NHS Direct self-help guide and NHS Direct Information Points.


NHS Direct Wales Health, WellBeing and Support Directory
A comprehensive directory of wellbeing and support services available locally in Neath Port Talbot and nationally across Wales, provided by both the voluntary and statutory sectors.

It can be accessed:

  • through the NHS Direct Wales Website:
  • by calling NHS Direct Wales on 0845 46 47, where a Health Information Specialist will search the directory for you.
  • through textphone on 0845 606 46 47 or though RNID typetalk on 1 8001 0845 46 47
  • through languages other than English. A telephone translation and interpretation service is available.

ARA Gambling Service

It is thought that in the UK some 1.4 million people are affected by disordered gambling. This does not take into account loved ones, friends or family. A survey carried out by Citizens Advice suggest that between 6-10 people are affected. 

Our service is for both the gambler as well as affected others, with our Six to Ten Project providing holistic support solely for affected others.

Information Poster

Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.


Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse is the leading charity in the U.K. specialising in bereavement. They currently have 148 branches and over 5,300 volunteers throughout the U.K.


Change 4 Life Wales
Modern lifestyles mean that we don't move about as much, or eat as well as we used to.


Stop Smoking Wales
Here you will find information about stopping smoking and how to get free support if you, or someone you know, wants to stop smoking. Freephone 0800 085 2219


National Exercise Referral Scheme (NERS) - Neath

NERS is a Public Health Wales initiative to promote physical activity in those people who are currently inactive or who have certain medical conditions. NERS stands for National Exercise Referral Scheme.


A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event held at Gnoll Park every Saturday morning at 9:00am. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you!

West Glamorgan Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Working with people with alcohol and drug problems


Wales Domestic Abuse Helpline
National free support and information service for women, children and men in Wales who are experiencing or who have experienced abuse at the hands of someone close to them.


Health Work Wellbeing - Working for Health
Advising patients about work.


HPC Wales
Recently appointed as preferred 3rd party developer for new practice building.


Royal College of General Practitioners


The School of Medicine, Swansea


C.A.L.L. Mental Health Helpline - Community Advice and Listening Line
CALL offers emotional support and information/literature on mental health and related matters to the people of Wales. 
Free medical knowledge base that anyone can read and any registered medical practitioner may edit


Living Life to the Full
Living Life to The Full, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Life skills, Personal Empowerment, Anxiety, Depression


Shingles Aware 

Providing members of the public with educational information about shingles and the national immunisation programme.

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