• Do you live in the area covered by the Northern Health & Social Care Trust?
  • Do you feel your mental health has been negatively impacted because of the current COVID-19 pandemic?
  • Would you like help to ease anxiety, stress or worries you are experiencing?

If so then Extern’s Feel Better project is here for you.


Feel Better by Extern is a new online counselling service

It has been created as a response to the increased anxiety, worry, and other mental health issues now being experienced by many people, for the first time, as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

WE OFFER:

  • Online confidential counselling sessions – group & one-to-one
  • Advice and information on managing your emotional wellbeing
  • Signposting to other services which may help

The service is open to everyone aged 18 or over living in the Northern Health & Social Care Trust area.

We are particularly keen to hear from those living in isolated or rural areas.


LOCATION: People living in the area traditionally covered by the Northern Health & Social Care Trust. Covering local areas of Coleraine, Moyle, Larne, Antrim, Carrickfergus, Newtownabbey, Ballymoney, Ballymena, Magherafelt and Cookstown.

SUPPORTING: Communities

HOW DO I GET HELP AND SUPPORT? Our hours of operation are Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm, but some of our support sessions are offered outside of these times

BY PHONE: 028 9592 4664 

Download our information leaflet

Click here for further details on Extern’s range of health and well-being services


Help bring hope to people who are vulnerable and isolated.

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The project is operated by leading local charity Extern, in association with Turning Point NI, and is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.

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