OCD Support Groups

The map below shows the locations for OCD and BDD support groups that we are currently aware of within the UK and Ireland. Please scroll to an area of the map to view the locations for support groups in your area, and click the markers to view more information about each individual group. Alternatively, scroll down this page for links to each individual support group.

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The support group details are intended for people with OCD, and these contact details should not be used by researchers or TV production companies without first consulting OCD-UK.

Support Groups funded by OCD-UK

The following support groups are all funded by OCD-UK and facilated by OCD-UK volunteers.

Belfast Central Library
(Private Meeting Room)
Royal Avenue,

Derby Conference Centre,
London Road,
DE24 8UX

Holyrood Suite,
Jury’s Inn Edinburgh Hotel,
43 Jeffrey Street,

Suite 101
Jurys Inn Nottingham,
Waterfront Plaza,
Station Street,


Durrington Community Centre
Romany Road,
BN13 3FL


Other Support Groups

All of these support groups are facilitated independently of OCD-UK, therefore we provide these listings for information purposes only, and can not offer any recommendation about these groups.Please contact the groups directly for further information.



For new support groups

If you run an OCD or BDD support group and would like to list your group on our website, please email us with the following details, and also confirmation of the declaration below that we ask for in order to protect the integrity and independence of support groups and for the welfare of the OCD community. We reserve the right not to list groups at our discretion.

One we have the following information, we will arrange a telephone interview with you to discuss your group, and its suitability for listing for the OCD community.

  • Details about the support group, is it for sufferers, family/friends or open to all.
  • Location of meeting.
  • Image of meeting venue if available.
  • Dates and times of meetings.
  • Is car parking available on-site or nearby.
  • Local travel notes which may help group attendees.
  • Details of any costs involved.
  • Public contact details for group facilitator.
  • Postal address for group facilitator (for OCD-UK use only, will not be published).
  • The group facilitator must confirm the statement below.

"To ensure that there is no conflict of interest, can you please confirm that there is no fee to attend the group and that your support group does not promote any commercial therapy or counselling services affiliated with the group facilitator/s, and that no attempt is made to recruit patients that attend the support group for any private commercial service offered by the group facilitator/s."

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