The Market Place

The Market Place is a friendly drop-in and support centre for young people in the centre of Leeds.

If you are 11-25 years old and  would like some support you can access one of the services below.

Pre Booked Drop-In Sessions

If you are aged between 11-25 you can now get some face to face support from one of our Pre Booked Drop-In sessions. Please note you must pre-book a slot in advance to attend one of these sessions. We will not be able to see people unless you have booked a slot. These sessions are available Monday, Thursday and Friday 2.30pm-5.30pm and Saturday 2pm-4pm. Slots are for 30mins of support from our city centre premises. There might be a few changes to how we operate so make sure you check them out before you book a slot.

Telephone Support Service

This is open on Tuesday and Wednesday 3pm -6pm. Book a slot.

Or you can phone on the day we are open for this service to book a same day telephone support slot on 0113 246 1659. Phone lines are open 11.30-5pm. Please note same day telephone appointments operate on a first come first served basis and you’ll need to read some helpful information before booking a slot

Bereavement Counselling

We are open for referrals for this service. Bereavement counselling will now be offered via video counselling. 6 weekly sessions of support. This service is for 11-19 year olds only. Please call 0113 246 1659 for further information

We are not currently taking any new referrals for the long or short term counselling or My Plan support at this time. We are offering existing clients and then when we have vacancies those on our waiting lists prior to lockdown support first. Once our waiting list has reduced we will reopen referrals into these services. Please keep an eye on our website for further developments. The majority of our counselling support will now be offered via video counselling

FACS (Fast Access Counselling and Support)

FACS offers 4 sessions of crisis counselling for ages 11 to 25. We will be taking on new referrals to our FACS crisis service in September 2020, with support offered via both face to face and video. Intros for this service will be offered over video and phone and through pre-booked face to face Drop-in appointments.


Here’s a short animation explaining more about The Market Place.