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OCD Support Groups

The map below shows the locations for OCD and BDD support groups that we are currently aware of within the UK and Ireland. Please scroll to an area of the map to view the locations for support groups in your area, and click the markers to view more information about each individual group. Alternatively, scroll down this page for links to each individual support group.

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The support group details are intended for people with OCD, and these contact details should not be used by researchers or TV production companies without first consulting OCD-UK.

Support Groups funded by OCD-UK

The following support groups are all funded, either partially or in full by OCD-UK. Some of these groups are facilitated by OCD-UK, others are facilitated independently of the charity, but do receive the support, backing and endorsement from OCD-UK.

Bexleyheath
No longer running

Derby
Derby Conference Centre,
London Road,
Derby
DE24 8UX

Edinburgh
Holyrood Suite,
Jury’s Inn Edinburgh Hotel,
43 Jeffrey Street,
Edinburgh
EH1 1DH

Nottingham
Suite 101
Jurys Inn Nottingham,
Waterfront Plaza,
Station Street,
Nottingham,
NG2 3BJ

 

Swindon
No longer running

Worthing
Durrington Community Centre
Romany Road,
Durrington
BN13 3FL

 

Other Support Groups

All of these support groups are facilitated independently of OCD-UK, therefore we provide these listings for information purposes only, and can not offer any recommendation about these groups.

Eastleigh
Centenary Hall
Chamberlayne Road
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 5JH

Liverpool
Neurosupport Centre
Norton Street (off London Road),
Liverpool
L3 8LR

London (central)
The 52 Club
52 Gower Street
London
WC1E 6EB

Portsmouth
Cosham Community Centre
Wootton Street
Cosham
Portsmouth
PO6 3AP

 

Brighton
We have been advised it no longer runs

Fleet
The Key Centre,
Elvetham Heath,
Fleet,
Hampshire
GU51 1AH

Glasgow
Woodside Hall
36 Glenfarg Street,
Glasgow
G20 7QF

 

Hull
Quaker Meeting House
Bean Street
Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2PR

Oxford
Restore
(Michael Young Building)
Manzil Way (off Cowley Road)
Oxford
OX4 1YH

Reading
Trinity Church,
Chalfont Close,
Earley,
Reading,
RG6 5HZ

 

West Midlands
Carrs Lane Church Centre,
Carrs Lane,
Birmingham ,
B4 7SX

 

For new support groups

If you run an OCD or BDD support group and would like to list your group on our website, please email us with the following details, and also confirmation of the declaration below that we ask for in order to protect the integrity and independence of support groups and for the welfare of the OCD community. We reserve the right not to list groups at our discretion.

One we have the following information, we will arrange a telephone interview with you to discuss your group, and its suitability for listing for the OCD community.

  • Details about the support group, is it for sufferers, family/friends or open to all.
  • Location of meeting.
  • Image of meeting venue if available.
  • Dates and times of meetings.
  • Is car parking available on-site or nearby.
  • Local travel notes which may help group attendees.
  • Details of any costs involved.
  • Public contact details for group facilitator.
  • Postal address for group facilitator (for OCD-UK use only, will not be published).
  • The group facilitator must confirm the statement below.

"To ensure that there is no conflict of interest, can you please confirm that there is no fee to attend the group and that your support group does not promote any commercial therapy or counselling services affiliated with the group facilitator/s, and that no attempt is made to recruit patients that attend the support group for any private commercial service offered by the group facilitator/s."

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