VPRS therapeutic services Cambridge - Refugee Council

VPRS therapeutic services Cambridge

12-week therapy programme for refugees resettled under the Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme

Psychological therapy service for refugees who have been resettled in Cambridge and surrounding areas via the Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS).

Important update March 2020: VPRS Therapeutic Services in Cambridge and Peterborough are now closed, and we are no longer accepting new referrals for these projects. New therapeutic services will be launched shortly – please keep checking our website for further information.

What we offer

Up to 12 weeks of therapy to refugees experiencing mental health distress, including:

  • One to one therapy
  • Systemic family therapy
  • Supportive home visits
  • Therapeutic activity groups such as stress reduction and relaxation, creative, arts groups and psycho-education workshops – clients can suggest additional activities that they would like to participate in
  • Arabic speaking interpreters are available

Who it's for

Adults and families resettled under the VPRS scheme.

How to access this service

We accept referrals from any agency working with refugee, as well as self-referrals. Contact us at the email address below to request a referral form.

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