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Upcoming Activities at York Mind – Enrol Now!

York Mind are currently delivering some exciting activities, as part of the Mental Health and Well-being Activities Programme. Have a look at what we have coming up………..! Why not join a great new activity for Spring!     If you are interested in any of the activities, please contact the Activities Team on 01904 643364 …

Duke of York’s Community Initiative Award given to York Mind

We are delighted to announce we have been awarded The Duke of York’s Community Initiative Award! A very big thank you goes out to all our volunteers, staff, members and everyone who give up their time and energy to make a difference in our community.

York Mind & Benenden launch new charity partnership

1st February Staff at Benenden joined thousands of people across the UK by celebrating Time To Talk Day in a bid to improve and raise awareness of mental health issues. The aim of ‘Time to Talk’  is to encourage more conversations to happen – whether this is at work, over a cuppa or with a text. …

**York Mind Sunday Coffee Club-open from 11th February 2018

York Mind will be delivering a Sunday Coffee Club from Sunday 11th February 2018. Based centrally in York, at 30 Clarence Street, York YO31 7EW, the coffee club will provide a relaxed environment for people to come together and chat and socialise. The club will run each Sunday between 2-5pm. Light refreshments will be available …

***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 …