Archive for April 2019

BHP Chartered Accountants ‘egg-cellent’ Easter gift to York Mind

‘Yolk’ Mind were ‘egg-static’ to receive a ‘cracking’ donation of Easter eggs this week for our clients, from our friends at BHP Chartered Accountants. The eggs were donated by staff and all came accompanied with messages of support and solidarity for people experiencing mental ill-health. Thank you BHP York staff! (https://bhp.co.uk/) Wishing all our clients, …

Speak Up Supper Club puts mental health on the menu

A talented York chef has launched a pop-up dinner night to bring fresh, delicious and exciting food to diners in York – all in the name of charity. On Thursday 16th May, Ahmed Abdalla’s ‘Speak Up Supper Club’ will take place at FortyFive Vinyl Café on Micklegate. The event will see a showcase of spectacular …

Reds turning blue to support mental health

York City Football Club is preparing to go blue this Good Friday to raise awareness and funds for better mental health. York Mind’s ‘It’s OK To Be Blue’ campaign encourages people across the city to come together in the Spring, to engage in blue themed activities to raise awareness and funds for the charity – …

Arcadis York staff celebrate fundraising success for York Mind

  The York team of design and consultancy company Arcadis are celebrating raising over £3000 for York Mind. We have recently received a generous £3017.52 donation from the company, who are based off Heworth Green, after employees from the York office chose to organise events to raise funds for mental health as a team during …

York Advocacy team awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi)

We are delighted to have been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi). The QPM is the UK’s only independent quality performance mark for organisations offering independent advocacy, and is a rigorous process. The assessor commented:  “The advocates spoke passionately about their work – they clearly demonstrated adaptability …

*Spring Activities at York Mind

York Mind are now starting to deliver some new activities for Spring/Summer 2019! Please see flyers below for more information and how to refer.