Mental Health Matters Wales

Advocacy services for people in South Wales

What does it do?

We currently deliver the following services;

·         Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA)

·         Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA)

·         Community Advocacy Services (CAS)

·         Friends of Coity

·         Tenancy Support

·         Wellbeing Drop-in Centres

·         Befriending

·         Information

·         Training

·         Lobbying and Campaigning

·         Volunteering

·         Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy Training


Who it is for?

Mental Health Matters Wales works with people who have a mental health related issue, other voluntary organisations and statutory services to promote mental well-being and to ensure there is a comprehensive range of mental health services in Wales.

Where it is available?

Regional service (Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan, Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot).

How to access or apply for it:

Bridgend - Head Office and the following services (Wellbeing Drop-in Centres in Bridgend town, Kenfig Hill & Maesteg) Tenancy Support Services (Bridgend County Borough) Information & Training


63 Nolton Street


CF31 3AE


Tel: - 01656 651450 or 01656 767045

Fax: - 01656 768775




For services within the following areas – IMCA (Bridgend, Swansea, Neath & Port Talbot) Community Advocacy (Bridgend County Borough)


112 – 113 Commercial Street



CF34 9DL


Tel: – 01656 738750

Fax: – 01656 736583



For services within the following areas – IMCA (Vale of Glamorgan, RCT, Cardiff, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Blaenau Gwent, Newport, Torfaen & Monmouth) IMHA (Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent, Newport, Torfaen &Monmouth)


Unit 5 De Clare Business Park

Pontygwindy Road


CF83 2WA


Tel: - 02920 888901

Fax: - 02920 889765



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