MhIST – Mental Health Independent Support Team working with our communities to give the best mental health support we can since 1992.

We provide a safe and friendly place where you can work at your own pace to start your journey towards positive mental wellbeing.

Why not explore our services below!


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Welcome to MhIST Covid 19

MhIST has continued to work throughout this pandemic and put into practice ways of working remotely. We have now secured new much larger premises for the self help groups in Bolton and are slowly going to reopen the groups in our covid secure building. Hanover House will be used by our advocacy team. Talk therapy will continue to be delivered remotely. If you would like to speak with a member of the team please either

Ring 01204 527200



Text: 07800000396

You can access MhIST services easily using these methods.  Our WhatsApp support groupsadvocacy and talk therapy teams are all available to you all you have to do is make contact.

This section of the website will be used to keep people up to date with Covid 19 related matters and to showcase the amazing talents of our members that have been exhibited during the lockdown.

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Poetry has a way to touch the heart in a positive way. Here are some poems written by our members during this pandemic.

Food and Cooking

Find our latest food and cooking posts during Covid 19 here.


Find the latest upcycling transformation here.

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