First Time Here?
Thanks for stopping by, you have already taken your first positive step.
We know opening up can be daunting – ESPECIALLY if it is the first time. We know this, and if you are new to MENTalk Lincs, we want you to gain the same positive experiences anyone would get, whether they have been to all the sessions or none at all. Even if the first time you’re present, all you do is listen, you’ll learn. From people who have been there, and done something… maybe not what you’re going through, but you can be sure there’s similarities and consistencies – we’re all human! The big leveller here is communication.
How We Help
A new initiative for Lincoln and surrounding communities, MENTalk Lincs was created to be a safe space for those who, mainly men and boys, wish to be heard and could be wrestling with a range of issues in their life.
We are not your mate down the pub who thinks you just need to cheer up or look on the bright side, and we’re not someone who can give you a magic pill. We’re something in-between! We offer educated guidance, advice, hints, tips, a toolbox, whatever suits! All built from lived experience.
Why Get Involved with MENTalk Lincs?
Well we think it’s a no brainer. But if you want that alternative solution, that chat, or you wish to simply tap into a new group of best mates, and therapeutic lending ears. We are here so check our events:
Local crisis helpline: 0800 001 4331
Maybe meeting up in person or on Zoom isn’t for you. That’s fine, which is why we have the SupportHub especially for you, combining the best of our own resources with other regional and national bits to support you, from free books to helplines to get the help you need.
It’s good to talk
Peer support community group on Facebook, including walk and talk sessions – free service
Support centre via phone, fully trained suicide prevention charity – free service.
The Self Employment Paradox
We are a Non-Profit Community Interest Company.
Meaning we rely on volunteers. Which is why we are always on the lookout for, whatever your background or passion, those who can contribute their time and get involved to help out here at MENTalk Lincs.