About Our Work

Futures in Mind is a partnership between Phoenix Futures, Mind in West Essex and Mid and North East Essex Mind.
Together we support people with substance/alcohol addiction and mental ill health.

Mind in West Essex

Mind in West Essex is your local mental health charity.

They adapt and respond to the needs of our community to ensure you get the most appropriate support to manage your mental health.

The Vision is for West Essex to be a place where people talk openly and positively about mental health, and where everyone gets the support and respect needed to live well.

Phoenix Futures

Phoenix Futures have helped people overcome drug and alcohol problems for over 45 years. They provide residential, prison, community and specialist services. Currently, Phoenix Futures provides the Full Circle service to offenders with additional and complex needs in Essex.

Phoenix Futures is dedicated to helping individuals, families, and communities recover from drug and alcohol problems.

Mid and North Essex Mind

Mid and North East Essex Mind is a local mental health charity. They believe no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. Here for everybody, whether they’re stressed, depressed or in crisis.

Working with children from the age of 5 and adults of all ages – some people use their services for only a little while and others might need help for longer. Offering many different types of help including adult counselling services and adult peer support groups.

Futures in Mind is not a crisis service, we are a social inclusion service. If you are in crisis call one of these support lines:
Samaritans
116 123
Alcoholics Anonymous Helpline
0800 999 1212
Narcotics Anonymous Helpline
0300 999 1212
Essex ARC
01376 316 126 (and select option 1)
EPUT 24hr crisis service
0300 555 120