The Invictus Drop In
Our peer support groups are drop in sessions where you and other young people can come together and use your experience to help one another. All of our groups are friendly, non-judgmental and confidential spaces.
To find out more, have a look through our Frequently Asked Questions below:
Q. What is a Peer Support Group?
A. A peer support group is a face to face, informal drop in self-help group. These sessions are a place where you and other young people can come together to help one another through shared experiences and emotional support. All of our groups are friendly, non-judgemental and confidential spaces.
Q. How do I refer?
A. Our peer support groups are drop ins, they are free of charge and do not require being referred or booking, you can just show up to your preferred location.
Q. Where will our peer support groups be held?
A. Our peer support sessions will be held at two locations on different days.
Hebden Bridge (find address)
Ovenden - Forest Cottage, Cousin Lane, Halifax, HX2 8AD
Q. Are these locations accessible?
A. Hebden Bridge - stairs to room, no lift.
Ovenden group - location on ground floor and fully accessible.
Q. When do our groups meet and how long do they meet for?
A.Our peer support groups meet at least once each month for approximately one and a half to two hours. The days and times may vary. For more information on specific groups, please check the below for your age group and preferred locations to confirm date and time.
Q.Where can I find the updated information about the group's next meeting?
A.You can view dates and times for the upcoming meeting of your age group and location on our updates calendar (above or below).
Q.How many people will be attending these groups?
A.The groups are friendly sized and can vary from month to month, however, our face to face sessions can hold a maximum number of 20 attendees.
Q.Who will be running the groups?
A.Our qualified practitioners will be present at each group session to offer emotional support and facilitate the session, however, peer support is peer led. The aim of peer support is to bring people together with shared experiences to support each other.
Find your nearest Invictus Drop In
Invictus Drop In - Illingworth/Ovenden
Forest Cottage, Cousin Ln, Halifax HX2 8AD
Invictus Drop In - Hebden Bridge
Cloud Youth Club, 1-4 Machpelan Works, Burnley Road, HX7 8BB
MEET & GREET - 30/1
FIRST SESSION - 7/2
FOLLOWED BY - 21/2, 7/3, 21/3, 18/4, 2/5, 16/5, 6/6, 20/6, 4/7, 18/7
MEET & GREET - 25/1
FIRST SESSION - 22/2
FOLLOWED BY - 15/3, 29/3, 19/4, 10/5, 24/5, 14/6, 5/7
Invictus Drop In - Shipley COMING SOON
Invictus Wellbeing, Park View Court, St Paul's Rd, Shipley BD18 3DS