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AGM 2019

Time2Talk will be holding our AGM at 12 noon on Friday 12th July in the Abbey building, all are welcome to attend.


Easter opening times

Time2Talk will be closed throughout the Easter period from Friday April 19th and we will be reopen as normal from Tuesday 23rd April.

Survey on Young People's Crisis Cafes

We are currently conducting a short survey to see how people feel about the possibility of setting up young people's crisis cafes in Northamptonshire.  It's a fairly short survey and if you'd like to part in confidence you can take the survey by clicking here.

The results will be used to argue a case for reourcs so that such things can be set up.

Althorp Literary Festival

Time2Talk are delighted to announce that we have been chosen as the charity partner for the 2018 Althorp Literary Festival.

The festival will be held from the 5th - 7th October, Time2Talk will be present for all three between 11am and 2pm.

You can visit the Althorp Literary Festival web page here.


Northamptonshire Community Foundation Awards

Time2Talk are pleased to announce that we have we received the Edge Award at the 2017 Northamptonshire Community Foundation Awards, 25 different group were nominated for 6 different awards and we are delighted to have won.

A huge thankyou and well done to Andy, and everyone in the team, for all their efforts.

You can read more about the awards and view the other winners here.

The Road Warriors in Lycra

On Saturday May 20th Richard and Callum Witherington, Antonio Monteiro and Henryk Juszcak (known as the Road Warriors in Lycra) set off on a 100 mile bike ride to help raise money for Time2Talk’s therapeutic counselling service. A service that provides therapies for young people with issues ranging from severe anxiety to suicidal thoughts and self harm. Time2Talk is, like many charities, working in a challenging environment when it comes to funding so this money represents a massive boost to the agency.

2016/2017 Christmas Opening Hours

Time2Talk will be closed for the Christmas period from 2:00pm Friday 23rd December 2016, we will re-open at 10:00am on Monday Tuesday 3rd 2017.

AGM 2016

Time2Talk's Annual General Meeting will be open to the public and is to be held at 12 noon, Friday the 24th June at:

Room 3
The Abbey
Market Square
NN11 4XG


Annual Report 2015

If you would like to view Time2Talk's latest Annual Report (2015) it can now be accessed from the Charity Commission website here

Time2Talk Christmas Opening Hours

Time2Talk will be close for the Christmas period at 2noon on Thursday 24th December.

We will remain closed throughout Christmas and New Year and will re-open on Monday 4th January at 10am

If you urgently need someone to talk to then please phone one of the following numbers:

Childline: 0800 1111

Northampton Samaritans: 0845 790 9090

We hope you all enjoy your Christmas,



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Opening Times

  • Monday – Friday ~ 10:00am – 5:30pm
  • Saturday ~ 10:00am -4:00pm 
  • Sunday Closed

Please note that that Time2Talk drop in can be accessed between the following times:

Monday - Friday ~ 10:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday ~ 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday ~ Closed

Urgent Support

Please be aware that Time2Talk is not an emergency service, if you ever find yourself in an emergency or are worried about your, or another person's safety, always call 999. 

Additionally, If you ever need immediate emotional support there are a number of organisations, helplines and resources you can access:

Other Help.

For other, non-urgenry support, please contact:

  • Young Minds: Text YM to 85258
  • Young Minds parents helpline: 0808 802 5544
  • The Mix: 0808 808 4994 - If you are under 25, you can also use their crisis messenger text service
  • SANEline: 0300 304 7000 - If you are experiencing a mental health problem or supporting someone else (4:30pm - 10:30pm every day).
  • Papyrus HOPELINEUK: 0800 068 4141 or text 07786 209 697- If you are under 35 and struggling with suicidal feelings or concerned about a young person who might be (Weekdays 10am - 10pm, weekends 2pm - 10pm)
  • CALM (Campaign against Living Miserably): 0800 58 58 58 - If you identify as male (5pm - midnight every day).
  • Nightline: If you are a student, you can check the Nightline website to see if your university or college offers a night-time listening service.
  • Switchboard: 0300 330 0630 - If you identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (10am - 10pm every day) also offer a webchat service


Donations and Supporting Time2Talk

Time2Talk is always in need of funding, we work very hard to maintain our services and are very appreciative of any support.

If you live within the Daventry District or South Northamptonshire areas and are interested in making a donation or would like to find out more about us before deciding, you can either ring or just drop in to see us.

We do not have the facilities to receive donations via credit or debit card. Cheques are the preferred method and you shall always be given a receipt.  All donation are acknowledged, unless otherwise noted.

Gift Aid is a way to increase the value of monetary gifts from UK taxpayers by claiming back the basic rate tax paid by the donor. It can increase the value of donations by a quarter at no extra cost to the donor. For further information on how to Gift Aid It click here and continue helping the Young People of Daventry & South Northants.



As of 25th May 2018 new GDPR regulations come into effect.  Time2Talk have always taken our responsibility towards data protection very seriously.

Any information we obtain from you is treated in the strictest confidence (unless there is a safeguarding concern inline with our confidentiality policy) and will be used to provide you with a counselling service.

We are also required to submit data that is annoymous to our funding bodies to monitor and evaluate our service.  it will not given  out to any other third parties or used for marketing.

Any data we do hold about you belongs to the you and not us. We will not be able to hold any data without the individual giving us explicit consent.

We will only collect the minimum amount of data needed.

We will be clear towards the individual why we keep their data and what we do with it.

Any data we keep will need to be up to date and we will only keep it for so long as needed.