VPRS therapeutic services Peterborough - Refugee Council

VPRS therapeutic services Peterborough

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

Psychological therapy service for refugees who have been resettled in Peterborough 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 for adults
  • General support to families including home visits
  • Therapeutic activity groups such as stress reduction, relaxation, creative and arts groups and psycho-education workshops. Clients can suggest additional activities they would like to do
  • Arabic speaking interpreters are available

Who it's for

Adults, families and children resettled under the VPRS scheme. 1-2-1 Therapy is for adults only, general support offered also to families and children.

How to access this service

The service accepts referrals from other services working with VPRS refugees, and self-referrals.  Contact us at the email below to request a referral form.

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