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About Us

Finding inspiration in every turn

West Wellbeing is a mental health charity based in West Belfast offering a safe space for people in need of help and support. We provide counselling for those experiencing mental distress.


We work in collaboration with statutory, community and voluntary organisations, offering a holistic approach to help people in mental and emotional distress and their families. This includes support through befriending, mentoring and advocacy.


Training is a key element of our organisation.  We provide mental health, suicide awareness and bespoke programmes to equip people with the knowledge and skills to empower and drive change individually, and in the community.



Our mission is to provide a holistic approach to wellbeing, in an environment where people impacted and affected by mental and emotional challenges feel valued, empowered, respected, and supported in their journey towards optimal wellbeing.


We aim to:


Provide support through our range of services that includes face to face counselling, therapies, befriending and group work.


Offer advocacy and outreach support that ensures we provide a holistic service.


Create a safe and supportive environment that can foster feelings of empowerment.


Work in collaboration with a range of statutory, community and voluntary organisations, signposting to relevant support networks.


Raising awareness of the myths and stigma surrounding mental health issues.


Deliver training programmes and education initiatives.


West Wellbeing holds a set of values which underpins the organisations ethos, ensuring that we provide a professional and effective service. We believe in:


Trust: Building trusting relationships.


Empowerment: Promoting self-determination, self-efficacy, and self-advocacy among individuals living with mental health challenges. Providing individuals with the tools, resources, and opportunities needed to make informed decisions, express their voice, and take control of their own mental health journey.


Compassion: Showing empathy and care towards those experiencing mental health challenges.


Empathy: Striving to understand and relate to our clients' experiences and emotions.


Dignity & Respect: Treating everyone with dignity and respect, valuing each person's unique circumstances and perspective.


Confidentiality: Protecting our clients' privacy and maintaining their confidentiality, in line with data protection and GDPR.


Professionalism: Delivering our services with the highest level of professionalism, accountability, and ethics. Integrity & Responsibility.


Equality: Respecting and supporting all individuals, regardless of their gender, race, ethnicity, or background.


Collaboration: Working in partnership and synergy with individuals and other agencies, professionals, and stakeholders.

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