Service you can depend on

Services you can depend on
Working with the right people means having a team of professionals who are committed to helping you, with high level of skills and expertise in their fields, this means helping you in understanding each step on your way to recovery. This commitment to quality has helped MhIST build a remarkable track record of delivering results. 


Support you can trustGuaranteed added value
The vision of MhIST is to provide a society where people with mental health problems are accepted and empowered to improve their quality of life. Our mission is for the MhIST community to provide a friendly, safe and positive environment for people with mental health problems.


Professional team at your door Support you can trust
We at MhIST have a team dedicated to finding the right help and support for you.Our office hours are Mondays until Friday 9:30 am until 4:30 pm we are closed all public holidays. One of our many strengths is that we operate an answer service during out of office hours 365 days a year. 


Guaranteed added valueProfessional team at your door
MhIST has several paid staff although much of the service is actually provided by a large number of highly trained volunteers. Importantly, MhIST delivers and continues to develop mental health services that are well respected both in the community and by statutory service providers alike.


Guaranteed added valueA Lancashire lasses diary
A short account of growing up around Bolton.

“The author has had mental health issues for most of her adult life. She has received help from MhIST (Mental Health Independent Support Team) and become a valuable volunteer for the organisation” Read her diary

Up Coming Events

  • 23 Oct
    Autisum Connect 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    A social group for people who have a diagnosis on the Autistic spectrum, for eg Asperger’s. The group meets weekly to offer support and a place to chat and meet new people in a safe and suitable environment.  

  • 23 Oct
    (OCD) Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

    Anyone who has OCD can join this group. The group is very relaxed & informal. Members have to opportunity to talk openly to each other. No appointment needed.

  • 24 Oct
    Self Esteem Skills Group Tuesday *by appointment only 11:00 AM to 01:30 PM

    A group aimed to promote self esteem and confidence in ourselves and others through practical activities, the sharing of ideas and techniques and their use in every day life.   

  • 23 Oct - 24 Oct
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Telephone icon (tel) 01204 527 200
  (text) 0780 0000 396
Home address icon Hanover House
Hanover Street
Mail icon info@mhist.co.uk