Welcome to the Helios Trust Online
The Helios Trust was set up in 1995 to provide a secure long-term foundation for an holistic approach to the treatment of illness in response to the future needs of the Helios Medical Centre in Bristol. It comprises the Helios Therapy Group and the Helios National Health Service Practice and is housed in a building provided and maintained by the Trust. The Centre is one of six in the United Kingdom operating partly within the NHS offering anthroposophical treatments which combine mainstream and other remedies as well as a range of therapies specific to the Anthroposophical approach.
The Helios Trust is responsible for the work at the Therapeutic Centre which lies outside the NHS. Therapies, such as artistic and movement therapies, massage and counselling
The Helios Medical Centre is a healing community in which doctors, therapists, helpers and patients are partners in promoting good health and responding to the suffering caused by illness.
Staff at the Centre work closely with the five other similar practices in different parts of the country. The work of these practices has been evaluated by a research team under the guidance of Yvonne Carter, Professor of General Practice at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London. Copies of the report can be viewed at the Helios Medical Centre
(Site updated 25/07/2020)