About Us

The Centre

The Wantage Counselling and Training Centre is a charity registered with the Charity Commission. Charity Number 1160889

The Centre was founded to provide affordable counselling. Counselling is offered by trained volunteer counsellors.

It provides a valuable service in the community and relies on donations to keep the work going.

Professional Standards

WCTC is accredited as a counselling organisation by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.  Details of this accreditation can be found at  www.bacp.co.uk and follow the links to service accreditation.

Individual counsellors working with WCTC have been awarded a Diploma in Counselling by the WCTC, and this training is designed to meet the criteria for personal accreditation with BACP.  Many of our counsellors have become accredited with BACP.  For details of personal accreditation with BACP go to www.bacp.co.uk and follow the links to personal accreditation.

All our counsellors receive on-going placement supervision.