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Driving under the influence – new leaflet out now

Some people that use alcohol or drugs in a harmful way are unaware of when they need to tell DVLA about their drink / drug use. With this in mind we have collaborated with i-access, Surrey and Borders Partnership and the Alcohol Liaison team at Royal Surrey to produce a handy leaflet which details when READ MORE

Aldershot Safe Haven closed on Friday 22nd January 2020

Due to staffing issues, the Aldershot Safe Haven will be closed on Friday 22nd December. The closest available Safe Havens are Guildford and Woking and the virtual service is also available. To find out more visit Safe Havens Apologies for any inconvenience caused.   READ MORE

We are still here for you during Lockdown 3.0

Catalyst are still continuing to offer outreach support during the current lockdown, while also supporting clients safely by digital and online means. Our mental health services can still offer some face to face sessions alongside online and telephone support We are offering a range of online groups and activities to support mental health and wellbeing READ MORE

Catalyst opening hours during the festive season

Our offices are closed on 25th, 28th December 2020 and 1st January 2021 We will be open and available on all other days (except weekends and Bank Holidays) Our usual opening hours are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Our outreach and out of hours services are still operating throughout including Bank Holidays and weekends. READ MORE

Alcohol Awareness Week 2020 – Alcohol and Mental Health

Alcohol Awareness Week (16-22 November 2020) is an opportunity to get us thinking about our drinking, especially at this time during lockdown. This year, the theme is Alcohol and mental health. Catalyst are a Surrey charity and recognise that the two factors are linked. Our services can help support people affected by drug and alcohol READ MORE

We are still available during Lockdown 2.0

Catalyst are still continuing to offer outreach support during the current lockdown, while supporting clients safely by digital and online means. Our mental health services our still offering some face to face sessions alongside online and telephone support We are offering a range of online groups and activities to support mental health and wellbeing – READ MORE

World Mental Health Day 2020

World Mental Health Day – a day to raise awareness, educate and reduce the stigma so people feel comfortable talking about their mental health. As a local mental health charity, mental health and wellbeing is part of our everyday work and we regularly encourage staff, volunteers, partners and clients to look after themselves and to READ MORE

Changes to Amigo – October 2020

Changes to Amigo – volunteer buddying project provided by Voluntary Support North Surrey Amigo, launched in June 2017 by Voluntary Support North Surrey and funded by Catalyst, has been providing volunteer buddying support for people with mental ill health in Runnymede, Spelthorne, Surrey Heath, West Elmbridge and Woking as part of Community Connections. The impact READ MORE