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It’s OK To Be Blue – could you help?

Can you help us turn York blue this March? Mental ill-health is a big problem. Here at York Mind, we want to let everyone know that It’s OK To Be Blue. It’s OK to feel ‘not OK’. It’s OK to talk about your feelings. It’s OK to ask for help. What’s It’s OK To Be …

Action Towards Inclusion – spaces available

We are currently accepting referrals for one to one keyworker support with the ATI project. We have capacity to work with another 8 participants who will need to engage in the project by March 2019. If you know someone who is unemployed and wants to change their situation but isn’t sure how then please direct …

Christmas Information 2018

Please note that the York Mind office will be closed from 3pm on 21st December 2018 and will reopen at 9am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. In the meantime, if you need support, please see the below Christmas Information Sheet for alternative organisations who may be able to help if you are in distress or …

December 2018 Newsletter – out now

Please see below the December 2018 edition of the York Mind Newsletter. We hope that you enjoy reading this edition’s updates, and we wish you all the best for a happy and restful Christmas and New Year period. Best wishes, The York Mind team York Mind December 2018 Newsletter

New Year Activities- why not pencil in a new activity for January!

We are now on the countdown to Christmas and starting to fill in our diary for 2019! Why not start the New Year by signing up for a brand new activity? We have some great things coming up for January-February. Please see flyers below for more information and how to refer.

New: Peer Support Groups at York Mind

From January 2019, York Mind will deliver 3 separate peer support groups on a weekly basis. Structured- 12 week closed groups. Semi Structured- 12 week open groups, new people join monthly. Flexible- 6 month open groups, new people join monthly. Closed– no new referrals accepted after start date. Open– new referrals accepted after start date. …

Run for York Mind in 2019

Fancy donning your trainers for better mental health in 2019? York Mind are happy to announce that we have Charity Places in 3 fantastic local runs, and we’d love for you to join #TeamYorkMind If you’re interested in taking a place, please contact our Fundraising Team: fundraising@yorkmind.org.uk / 01904 404940

York Mind Sunday Coffee Club

Our Sunday Coffee Club at 30 Clarence Street is embracing the winter months by holding some fantastic themed afternoons. Based around self care and then the countdown to Christmas, we will be crafting, quizzing and holding a party.  See flyers below for more information. Our club offers a friendly and comfortable space for people to …

13 – 16 mentoring waiting list – now open

Our 13-16 year old waiting list is now open and we are accepting referrals to access our 1-1 mentoring. The waiting list has limited places, and will be open until Wednesday 5th December at the latest. For an online referral click here: https://www.yorkmind.org.uk/refer/ For more information contact youngpeople@yorkmind.org.uk or call us on 01904 643364 and …

16 – 21 Mentoring waiting list now open (limited spaces)

Our 16-21 mentoring waiting list is now open and we are accepting referrals with limited spaces. Our 16-21 one to one mentoring service offers the opportunity to receive weekly one to one recovery focussed mentoring.  Our mentors assist the young people in setting their own individual goals and aims as well as creating weekly plans …