Age UK Manchester Counselling Service

Age UK

Our Counselling Service is for residents of Manchester aged 60 years and over and their carers.

Counsellors approved by Age UK Manchester are available to help clients explore and understand problems such as anxiety/stress, depression, bereavement, loneliness, self-esteem, trauma/abuse and ill health.

More information:

Sessions are available at:

• Crossacres Resource Centre in Wythenshawe
• Openshaw Resource Centre
• Brunswick Village
• Age UK Manchester’s City Centre Head Office

Home visits (subject to risk assessment) are offered to housebound clients, particularly important for older clients with transport and mobility problems.

Session days and times are mutually agreed between the Counsellor and client.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Peter Ireland
Contact Position
Counselling Manager
0161 833 3944 0161 833 3944
Age UK Counselling Service Webpage
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Where to go

Age UK Manchester
20 St Ann's Square
M2 7HG
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Associated Cost


Referral required
Referral Details

Referral form for professionals available on request. Self and family referrals can be made by contacting the service directly.

Other notes

Service is available for people aged 60 or over or carers of people aged 60 or over who have a GP in the City of Manchester area.

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