Discussion group covering various mental health topics and related subjects, Talks are given by psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, lecturers and service users. We provide a welcoming, safe environment where we enjoy sharing our experiences, supporting one another and providing a successful journey of recovery. The group enables you to learn about mental health, improving your knowledge and understanding.

Where to find us.

The Recovery Group meets 6:30pm to 8:30pm, every Tuesday, at the United Reformed Church, Parsons Lane, BL9 0LY. Access via the lower entrance in the car park.


“It’s helpful to hear professionals; the topics are good and informative.”

“Learning we are not alone as sufferers.”

Group Topics

Date SubjectSpeaker
24th January 2023Managing AnxietyDr Fernando - Consultant
31st January 2023Safe Sick Pay CampaignBeth Foster-Ogg - Centre for Progressive Change
7th February 2023My Story & Walking from London to Manchester Andy Schofield - Former Soldier
14th February 2023Q&A SessionEmma Kenny - Psychologist and BIG Patron
21st February 2023Benefits of Being in Nature on Mental WellbeingBlue Light Hiking
28th February 2023Food issues and Mental HealthDr Fernando - Consultant
7th March 2023BIG Into Kindness ,Course Overview Steve Lyon - Therapist & Paul Johnson - BIG Volunteer
14th March 2023Q&A SessionEmma Kenny - Psychologist and BIG Patron
21st March 2023TBCMatt Coleclough - Anxiety Specialist
28th March 2023TBCRuss Magnall - Safe and Sound Wellbeing Training
4th April 2023Managing TraumaDr Fernando - Consultant
11th April 2023Personal Story and About My JobAlie Salford - NHS Psychological Therapies Lead Military. Veterans, MoD, Non Executive Director
18th April 2023Q&A SessionEmma Kenny - Psychologist and BIG Patron
25th April 2023Benefits of Physical Exercise on Mental Health Eddie Owen - Sale Sharks Rugby Club Mental Wellbeing Director
2nd May 2023TBCTBC
9th May 2023TBCTBC
16th May 2023TBCTBC
23rd May 2023Low self-esteemDr Fernando - Consultant
30th May 2023TBCTBC
6th June 2023TBCTBC
13th June 2023TBCTBC
20th June 2023TBCTBC
27th June 2023TBCTBC
4th July 2023TBCTBC
11th July 2023TBCTBC
18th July 2023TBCTBC
25th July 2023Resilience and Mental HealthDr Fernando - Consultant
1st August 2023TBCTBC
8th August 2023TBCTBC
15th August 2023TBCTBC
22nd August 2023TBCTBC
29th August 2023TBCTBC
5th September 2023TBCTBC
12th September 2023TBCTBC
19th September 2023TBCTBC
26th September 2023TBCDr Fernando - Consultant
3rd October 2023TBCTBC
10th October 2023TBCTBC
17th October 2023TBCTBC
24h October 2023TBCDr Fernando - Consultant
31st October 2023TBCTBC
7th November 2023TBCTBC
14th November 2023TBCTBC
21st November 2023TBCTBC
28th November 2023TBCTBC
5th December 2023TBCDr Fernando - Consultant
12th December 2023TBCTBC
19th December 2023TBCTBC
26th December 2023ClosedClosed

Get in Touch. Get Involved.

We are always happy to hear from you. You can contact us by one of the following methods:

Unit 54,
Bury Business Centre,
Kay Street,
Bury BL9 6BU

Call Us: 0161 222 4005

Unit 54,
Bury Business Centre,
Kay Street,
Bury BL9 6BU

Call Us : 0161 222 4005