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Welcome to the Churches' Ministerial Counselling Service

Churches' Ministerial Counselling Service (CMCS) is a network of professional counsellors operating in England, Scotland and Wales offering subsidised support to ministers and their households. It is sponsored by the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Methodist Church, the Salvation Army, the Seventh Day Adventist Church, the United Reformed Church, the Anglican Dioceses of Exeter, Sheffield and Southwark, and the Free Churches Group

(acting on behalf of other Free Church denominations).


For more information on the services we provide, please use the tabs above.


To request counselling through CMCS, please

contact one of the Area Co-ordinators.

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CMCS provides CPD Workshops for counsellors - The 2019/2020 Workshops, resuming in the autumn of 2020, are about Recognising Spiritual Abuse: What is it, what should you look out for, and what helps with recovery?  

The speaker is Dr Gillie Jenkinson.  For more information, see the CPD Workshops page.




CMCS is committed to Data Protection for the safety of its clients. To view our Privacy Notice for clients click here




CMCS is committed to work in such a way as to protect people at risk of harm. To view our Safeguarding Policy click here

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