Registered charity number: 1182049
YCS’s mission is to contribute to the well-being of communities in Wales by providing counselling and other therapeutic services to people in need, especially those who experience difficulty in accessing services.
Our organisational values embody our individual values of compassion, open-mindedness, ethical practice, facilitating change through improved well-being and mental health through inclusivity.
Our counselling service has a long history of supporting people across Cardiff and South Wales.
YCS’s vision is to ensure counselling and therapeutic services are accessible to all, especially those who have difficulty accessing services.
We offer both online and in person counselling, our in-person counselling is currently available Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9am - 7pm and Wednesday 10am-5pm, in Cardiff.
Our online service is open across Wales.
Our low-cost service is delivered mostly by final year students at level 4 or above and we also have some qualified counsellors who continue to volunteer with YCS post qualification, we average 30 volunteer counsellors at any time.
We are a member of the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society.
There is disabled access at our Cardiff office.
Via our website, or phone, we only take referrals from the person themselves, not from any other organisation or third party.
Amy Beacher - Counselling Manager
Mobile: 07379 672870