'BUS-STOP' Drop-In & Counselling service Ltd


Please note: This service is not affiliated or to be confused with the Convergence NewStart service which is located elsewhere in Milton Keynes. Thank you.

Service users - Free Drop-In, opens at various times and days to help the general public, it is better to arrange by appointment first:- Also Private Therapy offered, by referral, as fee paying clients with more serious or pressing Mental Health issues, which cannot wait for the NHS availability. Use our Drop-In service for urgent help.

Location: The BUS-STOP Free Drop-In & Counselling facility, is located at Central Milton Keynes, in Market Square - next to the Market, Outside Crown Walk Entrance 8.  MK9 3BQ.

Normal Opening Times:-

Market days - 10am - 4pm in Winter......

 Market days - 9am - 6pm in Summer...

If closed and you wish to make an appointment, please contact the and refer to the 'Manager' -  email office@thebus-stop.org 


Manager: Email the NewStart Manager




Ms Elaine Maries, Bsc. Advanced Counsellor.

Mrs Yoly Booty, Bsc. Adv Psychotherapist.

Currently Shadowing - As Trainee Supervisors: 

Mr Ioannis Minderides. Level-4 Counsellor.
Ms Josephine Alegwekwe. Level-4 Counsellor.

Email the NewStart Supervisor at :



Correspondence Address: 

Att: 'BUS-STOP Drop-In & Counselling Service'.   

381 Midsummer Boulevard, Central Milton Keynes. MK9 3HP. 

Email address:   office@thebus-stop.org 


PLEASE NOTE for STUDENT PLACEMENTS, or signposting to relevant training for this work:

Please do not text or call until you have emailed.