Support Groups

Anglophones Pau-Pyrenees
Non-profit social organisation, founded in 1988, hosting various activities during the year as well as providing advice and support. Based in Pau (64).
SOS Help Line
Empathetic listeners taking calls from English-speakers from 15:00-23:00 daily. Established in France since 1974. Based at BP 43, Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts de Seine (92).
Feel Good in France
Counselling by phone/Skype for women with anxiety, depression, alcohol problems or for those generally struggling to cope with life in France.
Charity which takes and sells unwanted furniture and clothes. Lescar, near Pau (64).
Cancer Support France
Cancer support association for English speakers living in France. Linguistic, emotional and other practical support available.
Area 64 Business Community Network
Association of business-owners in the Pyrenees Atlantiques area who meet and help each other develop business, ideas and support. Contact Fiona Robertson. Based in Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle (64).
Alcoholics Anonymous - Biarritz
Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety. Weekly support with AA meetings every Tuesday at 12:00. Biarritz (64)
Alcoholics Anonymous - Salies de Bearn
Support for alcoholics as well as family members of alcoholics in south-western France. Regular meetings available. The group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 15.00 to 16.00. Salies de Bearn (64)