VPRS therapeutic services Sheffield and South Yorkshire - Refugee Council

VPRS therapeutic services Sheffield and South Yorkshire

Psychological therapy service for Syrian refugees who have been resettled in South Yorkshire via the Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS).

During the current outbreak of COVID-19, we continue to support our clients remotely, having adapted our therapeutic service for the phone and online. For any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

The VPRS therapy team in South Yorkshire come from a range of therapeutic disciplines including counselling, psychotherapy, systemic family therapy and clinical psychology. The team work alongside a small team of specially trained face to face Arabic interpreters.

We work with individuals in a range of settings and can see people within their home or at a nearby community venue or GP practice as well as at the Sheffield Refugee Council centre.

If you are looking for our Children and Families service, please click here.

What we offer

Up to 12 weeks of therapy for Syrian refugees experiencing mental health distress, including:

  • One to one psychological therapy (up to 12 sessions) following a holistic assessment
  • Support includes initial assessment, treatment plans
  • Specially trained interpreters

Who it's for

We work with vulnerable refugees affected by conflict, who have arrived the UK under the Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS).


How to access this service

Download and complete the referral form below.

Sheffield VPRS Adult Referral Form

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