Changing Faces

Changing Faces supports and represents people who have conditions or injuries which affect their appearance.</p> <p>We provide information and advice and our Changing Faces Practitioners can help you:

  • find out more about your condition and treatments
  • develop a more positive attitude
  • cope with your feelings better, by giving you time to talk things through and supporting you to grow in confidence
  • learn about others&rsquo; experiences and exchange information, thoughts and ideas
  • manage other people&rsquo;s reactions by discussing techniques to handle everyday situations like staring, questions and comments.

Our confidential Support and Information Line is open 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

We offer support calls – we can give you the time and space to talk about how you are feeling about your visible difference and the impact this has on your life and your mental health.

We offer information – we can explore the options for you from our range of Changing Faces wellbeing services and help you to decide what may be best for you, as well as signpost you on.

There are two ways you can get in touch with us:

Use their webform:

Call us on 0300 012 0275*
*Calls to our 0300 number cost the same as a call to any landline.

We are open to anyone over the age of 16 who has concerns about a visible difference, whether it relates to you, a friend or a family member. If you are under 16, we will need to speak to a parent or guardian first. You can ask your parent or guardian to call us on 0300 012 0275.

Bereavement support
Mental health support
Managing a long-term health condition
Mental health
Additional needs catered for:
Key words - separate with a comma: visible difference, newham