- About the BID
The charity started its life in 1974 and has continued to evolve over the years. Recently they took the decision to rename the charity from SWADS to IPSUM as they felt this better reflected the new direction that the charity was taking. Their core strengths in talking and creative therapies gave them the foundations upon which to develop their services.
IPSUM is a latin word meaning 'self' which better reflects the charity that they are today.
Over recent years IPSUM has built on that reputation to develop a range of artistic therapies, broadening its operation to compliment its core professional counselling: