Bedford Open Door is a charity providing FREE and confidential counselling to young people aged 13 – 25.

Counselling is provided by a team of fully trained, experienced and friendly volunteer counsellors.

Geographical area service covers

Bedford Borough & North Central Bedfordshire

Who is the service for?

Young people 13-25

Referral routes into service (professionals, self)

Self referral but can be via a professional with the young person's consent

Risk level you support

Other relevant information

We are still here for you!

We have made a few changes to how we are offering support due to COVID-19.  We are still offering up to 12 weekly sessions of free confidential telephone or online counselling. To find out more or to register for the service: text us on 07922 105 20, call on 01234 360 388 or email:

 Leave a message and a contact number and we will get back to you! 

If you would like to have a one off chat with a qualified counsellor contact us and we will book you in for a telephone session