The Counselling and Family Centre
  • 9 Parkhills Road
    BL9 9AU
Founded in 1975, The Counselling and Family Centre (CFC) stands as a steadfast pillar of support for the most vulnerable members of society, exemplifying its commitment to fostering a sense of community.

With a diverse team of dedicated professionals, including experienced counsellors, skilled group facilitators, and knowledgeable trainers, CFC provides a safe and nurturing environment to address various challenges and promote emotional well-being.

Empowering Young Minds: Helping 5 to 17 Year Olds Face the Challenges of Growing Up

The Centre's specialised services cater to a wide range of needs, and its focus on the growth and well-being of young people is truly commendable. Through their expert guidance, 5 to 17-year-olds are empowered to confront the trials of growing up, offering a supportive space where they can express their emotions openly, whether through talk therapy or creative outlets like drawing and painting.


Personal Growth through Adult Individual Counselling

Individuals seeking self-discovery and personal growth find solace in CFC's individual counselling sessions. With a strong emphasis on confidentiality and non-judgmental support, the Centre's counsellors help clients explore their thoughts and feelings, ultimately helping them gain a better understanding of themselves and their aspirations. 

Strengthening Bonds: Relationship Counselling for Couples

Couples facing challenges in their relationships discover hope through CFC's relationship counselling services. In a warm and safe environment, couples engage in meaningful communication, gain insight into their emotions, and work together to find sustainable solutions. CFC warmly welcomes all couples, irrespective of their marital status or sexual orientation.


Fostering Family Ties: Counselling for Families

Family counselling at CFC plays a crucial role in strengthening family ties and resolving conflicts. Their flexible approach caters to diverse family dynamics, supporting families through all stages of life, from the arrival of young children to the challenges of aging parents. The Centre's professional counsellors offer guidance and support, fostering healthier and more harmonious family dynamics. 


Caring for Educational Needs: Counselling in Schools

Education and well-being go hand in hand, and CFC's specialised counselling services in schools aim to improve students' emotional health, thus enhancing their learning capacities. With a flexible approach tailored to individual needs, CFC helps students across Trafford, Bury, and Manchester overcome emotional challenges and reach their full potential.

Training for Personal and Professional Growth

Beyond counselling services, CFC is committed to personal and professional growth through a diverse range of training courses. From continuing professional development (CPD) for counsellors to mental health first aid training, the Centre empowers individuals and professionals with valuable skills to create positive impacts in their communities.

The Counselling and Family Centre welcomes visitors to their Bury office, where they can explore the array of services offered and discover the profound impact that CFC continues to make on individuals, families, and the wider community.

Contact Information:

Address: 9 Parkhills Road, Bury, BL9 9AU

Phone: 0161 764 4113



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Twitter: @CFC_Alty

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The Counselling and Family Centre is a beacon of support and empowerment, brightening lives and strengthening communities with every step they take.