Tottenham Talking is a great space to make friends, improve your wellbeing, mingle with other peers in the local community, and maybe even pick up a new hobby.

You can join us for these activities below, which are held online or face to face in several locations around Haringey:

  • Art therapy
  • Creative Writing
  • Cooking and Baking
  • Drama
  • Physical Exercise
  • Poetry
  • Dance and Music Appreciation
  • Black and Asian Men’s group
  • Women’s group

Are you interested in any of these activities? Please click here to fill out a self-referral form

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Why join Tottenham Talking?

These activities are led by peers with lived experience of mental health distress and are here to support you to express yourself, improve and sustain your wellbeing. 

In our range of workshops and activities, we want to help you to:

  • Develop new skills
  • Build a routine
  • Make new friends and connect more with the community around you
  • Set some exciting goals

Our team is passionate about the work we do and want to share their skills with you. We are committed to building an environment led by:

  • Respect
  • Encouragement
  • Compassion
  • Empathy
  • Patience


We are now open to self-referrals. If you’d like to join any of our groups, please fill in this self-referral form (click to download) and return it to us at [email protected]

You can request our activities timetable via email at [email protected]

If you are a healthcare professional, you can find our referral form here

Please fill in the referral form and return it to us at [email protected] or print the form and return it to us in the post at the following address:

Bridge Renewal Trust
Tottenham Talking
Laurels Healthy Living Centre
256 St Ann's road
N15 5AZ

Once we have received a referral form, we will contact clients on the phone to arrange a welcome chat, following which you may attend any of our groups.

Please also note that we have an exciting opportunity for Peer Support Volunteers to join our team and support us with delivering our groups and activities. More information will be available about this in the new year.

Find out more about Tottenham Talking

Tottenham Talking is a community based mental health project run in partnership between the Bridge Renewal Trust and Barnet Enfield Haringey Mental Health Trust.

We are aware that productivity contributes to a sense of mental wellbeing and encourage people to remain active in ways that occupy them and stimulate their interests.

We recognise and appreciate that the benefits we promote though this programme contribute to sustaining people’s wellbeing and believe everybody has the right to lead fulfilling lives as part of their community. We understand the wide-reaching benefits for our service users as well as the wider community.

For all enquiries you can also contact us by telephone on the following number: 07745 532487

Please feel free to follow us on Instagram where our timetable is also posted. @Tottenhamtalking

We are also on twitter where you can find regular updates regarding the service @TTTweets_