Converge York

Providing creative educational opportunities for people who use mental health services


Welcome to Converge, giving you the freedom to create, challenge and inspire yourself and others; discover new abilities, share and develop confidence on common ground…

Bringing you together with full-time students of York St John University, we offer creative courses to mental health service users within theatre, dance, art, writing, sport and music.

Converge is your chance to learn and explore new ideas for self-expression and communication, aid recovery and work towards achieving your goals. Offering rich and rewarding courses, we help you develop skills as a performer or artist in a supported and exciting educational environment. Please browse our site for information about who we are and what we can offer you.

Please get in touch, either by telephone (01904 876902 and leave a message with your name and contact details) or email ( and let us help you move on into education and employment.

Case Study No. 06

It’s given me new confidence in myself. I have rediscovered my ability to go out and meet people again and have the fun I’ve missed out on. Anne | Converge Student