TADS Barnsley Registered Charity Number 1173392 TADS Young People Well-being Centre
TADS Barnsley Registered Charity Number 1173392TADS Young People Well-being Centre 

We have had some great news today, we can't keep it in any longer!




As you can see we are so excited to share this news with everyone!!




13 June 2017



for ages 11-18 years living in the Barnsley, South Yorkshire postcode area  


Young Person confidential text line 07541301982


The Project is based at The Core, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW.  


Our Project Manager is Karen Mitchell.  Our Office Manager is Andrea Smith. Our therapists are Carol Himsworth, Naomi Barrett and Ben Wright.  Our Sessional Workers are Barbara Foot and Natalie Stokes. Our volunteers include Julie Swindle, Phoebe Thomas and our young volunteers are Alice Fielding, Phoebe Grayson, Kelsie Richardson and Brandon Richardson.


We provide a drop in service  on Tuesdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm for  new young people ONLY, to come and meet us, pick up some information and register. At 4.30pm we have a social group for young people to meet and keep in touch after they have completed the group sessions.


On Wednesdays and Thursdays we provide hourly group sessions where you will learn techniques to manage your anxiety, stress, anger and depression


A boys only group is on every Monday 4.30-5.30pm


We are offering complementary therapies to young people that require further support that include: 


Indian Head Massage





and have a dedicated email and text messaging service, please see above number.



Young People 11 to 18 


Parents/carers and Professionals are welcome to the drop-in on Tuesdays at 3.30pm-4.30pm

 If you are interested in finding out about TADS by coming to our drop-in on Tuesdays please come to The Core at 3.30pm which will give you time to find out about our service, ask questions and register, which will take about 30 mins. Unfortunately we have to finish the session at 4.30pm as we have another group session starting straight after. Please be mindful of this as we would like to give parents/carers/young people enough time without pressurising you to leave. Thank you for your understanding



Boys group session -  team building

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  • Philippa Fibert (Friday, August 05 16 11:00 am BST)

    Hi, I'm really interested in exploring the effectiveness of complementary therapies for the kind of people accessing your project. And am currently running a trial looking at the effectiveness of
    homeopathy and nutritional therapy for ADHD. We're always looking for participants. Might you be able to promote it please?

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