Support Groups

Charity which takes and sells unwanted furniture and clothes. Lescar, near Pau (64).
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).
Cancer Support France
Cancer support association for English speakers living in France. Linguistic, emotional and other practical support available.
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)
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.
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).
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).
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)