The Recovery Support Service (RSS) is a day service for people living with a mental health condition. We offer support and help so you can make changes in your life to improve your health and wellbeing. We have a hopeful and non- judgmental approach that gives you choice and control
We work with you to offer an individualised programme of support to help you at each stage of your recovery. The service can lead on to other opportunities including volunteering, paid employment and education.
The service is divided into three areas and you can access one or more parts of the service as required.
Skills Development Courses/Activities
We provide a range of courses and activities to help you develop your hobbies and interests. The courses and activities also support you to learn new skills and develop and maintain existing ones. The courses and activities we offer are continually developed according to the feedback we receive.
Physical Wellbeing Courses/Activities
Healthy Cooking Course
Do you want to learn how to prepare and cook healthy meals?
Healthy Living Course
Do you want to learn more about your health and how you can improve it?
YMCA Gym Group
Do you want to improve your physical fitness and need some help to stay motivated?
Life Skills Courses/Activities
Do you want to learn how to prepare and cook simple recipes?
College Enrolment Workshops
Do you want to find out about local adult education courses and have support to enrol?
Do you want to learn how to make friends as well as maintain the friendships you already have?
Increasing Confidence Course
Do you feel unconfident and want to learn ways of dealing with life more confidently?
Skills for Modern Living Course
Do you want to learn more about modern technology and how it could be helpful to you?
Basic IT Training
Do you want to learn how to use a computer or update your existing skills?
Photo Editing Course
Do you want to learn how to edit and manipulate photos?
Video Editing Course
Do you want to learn how to create and edit videos?
Web Design Course
Do you want to learn how to design and create your own website?
Arts and Creative Courses/Activities
Art & Craft Course
Do you have an interest in art and craft activities?
Art & Craft Drop In
Do you want to be creative in a relaxed and sociable setting?
Do you want to learn how to be creative using clay?
Do you want to learn how to design and make a mosaic?
Do you want to learn how to be creative using wood and make items you want or need?
Individualised Recovery Support Work
We provide individualised recovery support work to help you build on your strengths and talents. We also support you to identify and work towards your personal goals and maintain your motivation
Safe Space/Drop In Service
We provide a welcoming and supportive environment in which people have social contact. Drop In sessions can help you feel less isolated through meeting new people. They can also help you feel part of a community. Peer support is provided by staff who use their personal experience of having a mental health condition to support others
To access the Recovery Support Service you need to:
-be eligible for social care and have an approved Personal Budget
-currently receive support from an adult mental health team
We offer free taster sessions to help you make decisions about how you want to use your personal budget
We provide a service in north Westminster at our main site at 1 St Mary’s Terrace, W2 1SU. We also provide a service in south Westminster at 66 Lupus St, SW1V 3EQ
To find out more visit
1 St Mary's Terrace, London, W2 1SU