Our Support Groups are free and open to anyone affected by bipolar, including family, friends and carers. If you don't have a confirmed diagnosis and want to find out about bipolar, and related conditions such as cyclothymia, you are also welcome.

Anyone over 18 is welcome. If you're 16 or 17, please bring a parent or guardian.

Please note that our Portsmouth group alternates between in-person and online (Zoom) meetings.  Please see the below schedule for 2023.

Online (Zoom): 1st March, 3rd May, 5th July, 6th Sept, 1st Nov
In-person: 1st Feb, 5th April, 7th June, 2nd Aug, 4th Oct, 6th Dec
If you're interested in joining the group meetings, please email [email protected] with "Portsmouth Support Group 1st Wednesday" as the subject line.

Portsmouth Support Group

Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month

Location: Boardroom/IT room, John Pounds Centre, 23 Queen St, Portsea, Portsmouth, PO1 3HN

Time: 7pm - 9pm

other bipolar uk support services: 

eCommunity - a 24/7 online and anonymous forum

Peer Support Line - a phone and email service