Become a student


“The tutors are experienced service users which makes it much more connecting, so you are open to learning. It is unlike any mental health course I have ever used in a very good and positive way.”

Pathways to Recovering student

Why become a student with us?

Severn & Wye Recovery College offers you a supportive learning environment to help you become an expert in your own self-care and recovery. Through our range of courses you will learn more about your condition and gain the power and resilience to recover and stay well. 

Who can sign up?

Our courses are free of charge and open to anyone with experience of mental health issues, aged 16 and over, living in Gloucestershire.

You should be a current user of Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust mental health services, or have used our mental health services within the last 12 months.

If it is longer than 12 months since you used our services please contact us on 01452 894204 or email

We also offer spaces to carers, professionals and volunteers, depending on availability.

Please note

Due to Covid-19 we are not currently running face-to-face courses, but we do have a number of online courses available. Please contact us if you have any questions.

How to sign up

To enquire about signing up, either send us a message through the contact form on this page, email us or give us a call on 01452 894204.

Still not sure if this is the right choice for you? Come to our taster days.