The main objective of the Centre is to provide free, professional-quality therapeutic counselling to people living or working in West London. It also aims to support the training and development of trainee and newly qualified counsellors and psychotherapists by providing additional skills training and the opportunity to expand their clinical experience. Additionally, the Centre promotes study and research in the field of counselling and psychotherapy.
The principal activity of the charity is the provision of counselling and psychotherapy to people with psychological difficulties living and working in Hammersmith and Fulham. Presenting problems include anxiety, depression, relationship problems, sexual and physical abuse, suicidal thoughts, bereavement, alcohol and drug addiction, and living with long term health conditions. The provision of this free counselling support to individuals helps them to maintain their position in their family, workplace and within the community.
WLCC is a British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy accredited service.
The Centre operates from offices in Glenthorne Mews, Hammersmith and provides nine counselling rooms, and two group/training rooms in a friendly, non-clinical environment. These are pleasantly decorated rooms with good seating and, lighting, plants and pictures, creating and atmosphere much appreciated by clients.