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 2024.

Online (Zoom): 6th March, 1st May, 3rd July, 4th Sept, 6th Nov
In-person: 7th Feb, 3rd April, 5th June, 7th Aug, 2nd Oct, 4th 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