Further support available following tragic death of Adam Johnson

We are sending our deepest condolences to Adam Johnson's family, friends and all of the Nottingham Panthers and Sheffield Steelers teams and fans. Many people from Sheffield witnessed this traumatic event.

In response to this tragic event, Sheffield Talking Therapies hosted online sessions to help those who had been affected by the traumatic event. Many attended these sessions and we receieved some great feedback from those who attended.

Sheffield Talking Therapies now have a dedicated webpage with resources, information and a recording of one of the sessions for those who may need it.

You can find the webpage here.

Useful resources


Hope act as a peer support group for anyone who has been bereaved through a traumatic event or has witnessed a traumatic incident, no matter your age or when the experience of trauma occurred. www.hope-sy.co.uk  

0114 227 0105



Sheffield Talking Therapies:

Sheffield Talking Therapies provides free psychological therapies for adults suffering from mild to moderate depression and anxiety or stress.


0114 226 4380 


Sheffield Support Hub:

Sheffield Support Hub offers free mental health support in a welcoming, comfortable, non-judgmental, and non-clinical environment.



07890 987384 


Counselling Directory:

 A directory of affordable counselling services in the city.

Counselling Directory | Sheffield Mental Health Guide 


NHS resource:

“Coping with stress after a major incident.” nhs trauma_leaflet.pdf (publishing.service.gov.uk) 


How to access NHS mental health services following a tragic event: https://www.nhs.uk/mental-health/social-care-and-your-rights/how-to-access-mental-health-services/