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***Places Available- Peer Support Group for Substance misuse and Mental Health

York Mind are currently providing a peer support group for people with substance misuse and mental health needs. This group was originally established in October 2017, following feedback from clients, carers and professionals of a lack of peer support for this specific client group. We are keen to increase attendance in the group and ensure …

** PLACES AVAILABLE ON OUR GREAT ACTIVITIES!!

York Mind Activities Team are keen to fill places on some of our upcoming activities. Mental Health Awareness starting Monday 15th January 2018 for 8 weeks 10.30am-12 noon at York Mind. Hatha Yoga for Wellbeing, a 10 week course running on a Tuesday afternoon 4.15pm-5.30pm at York Mind. In addition; As part of our involvement …

The difference we made in 2016-17

We’re delighted to be able to share with you this fantastic infographic, kindly designed for us by our friends at http://www.b2bsurge.com/. Thank you everyone for your support – we’re really looking forward to seeing what 2018 brings and we hope to see you all along the way somewhere!

NEW-Anger Management and Positive Communication Skills Course-FEB 18

York Mind Activities Team are pleased to announce we will be running a further 6 week Anger Management and Positive Communication Skills Course from 2nd February 2018. Previous courses have been very well received by the local community and we are delighted that we are able to offer another specialist course in conjunction with Carl …

NEW: Mindfulness Course for Jan 2018

York Mind has been successfully delivering Mindfulness Courses for the past few years. We are delighted to be able to offer further free courses in 2018. Mindfulness is a technique which involves paying more attention to ourselves in the present moment, our thoughts, feelings and surroundings. Research has shown that practicing Mindfulness can have positive …

**New Activities for 2018

With the end of the year approaching, the York Mind Activities Team have been very busy organising some great new activities for 2018. Start the New Year with a new group, learn some new skills and meet some new people, whilst supporting your mental health and wellbeing. See below flyers for information on our Arts …

Christmas Information 2017

We know it’s only November right now, but it soon creeps up. Here’s the Christmas Information on York services for 2017: Christmas Information Sheet 2017 Opening times over the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Please contact the organisations directly if you would like further information. York Mind Advocacy York Advocacy, Devonshire Court, York, YO30 …

York Mind EBay for Charity Auction now live!

We are now live with our EBay for Charity Auction!  You can find our newly listed items here: https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/york.mind/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_ipg=&_from We have 3 Auctions ending on Sunday 26th November Sunday 3rd December Sunday 10th December If you’re able to, please help support York Mind and pick up a signed celebrity photo at the same time – …

R.E.D January for York Mind – Registration now open!

We’re proud to be working with Run Every Day (R.E.D) January 2018. Whether you decide to run or walk your way through January, there are no rules. The aim is to get active every day. Physical activity can be very beneficial for our mental wellbeing as well as our physical wellbeing, and if you have …

Festive Baking with York Mind-Nov 17

Are you a budding baker? Do you want to make lovely Christmas treats in a friendly group environment? York Mind are running a 6 week Festive Baking Group from 10th November 2017 at Tang Hall Community Centre in York. The group will offer a supportive space to learn, create and enjoy yummy treats for Christmas. …