Spider Project Chester
Number 71 Spider Project is a new mental health crisis provision for
Cheshire West and Chester. The project is funded by Cheshire and
Wirral Partnership NHS trust to offer a non-clinical response to
anyone struggling with their mental health.
Number 71 will benefit from the celebrated success of Spider
Project’s creative recovery community based in Birkenhead. In the
Spider ethos, every person is an ‘asset’ and will be encouraged as a
‘member’ to bring their interests, skills, experience and
personality to help build a creative and supportive community.
Staff at Number 71 are trained to offer a crisis response but also
to encourage and support members to get involved in activities, and
also to enable a wide range of volunteers to offer their vital
After 3 months offering a telephone-based service, we were delighted
to open our doors to members on Monday 29th June. We would still ask
members to call us first to help us manage numbers and keep everyone
safe. We are getting our initial activity programme ready for launch
Anyone in self-defined crisis can contact us for help either
directly or via their GP. Please spread the word!
We would love to hear from prospective volunteers, too – just give
us a call.
71-77 St Anne Street
facebook: Number 71 - Spider Project Chester
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24 September 2020
230 Edleston Road
Tel 01270 653150
Fax 01270 653158
Body Positive Cheshire & North Wales (Registered Charity