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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 …

New: Exercise classes at York Mind

Winter is approaching and many of us will be preparing for keeping warm and staying in doors, as the dark nights come in! Keeping up regular exercise in the winter months is really important and beneficial for your mood and overall health. We have two great new opportunities coming up at York Mind. Complete Circuit …

Andy Doonan’s single ‘Somebody Loves You’ set to be released in aid of York Mind

Having waited over two years for new material, one of York’s finest folk-rock musicians, Andy Doonan is set to release his single ‘Somebody Loves You’, which he will perform live at York’s Little Festival of Live Music on Friday 21 September, 7pm. ‘Somebody Loves You’ tells the story of someone battling with isolation and feelings …

#MindYourMates campaign launched

This month we’re running the #MindYourMates campaign to raise awareness of mental health issues & spread tips for helping others. Launch day is here! Head to the link below for your first info pack and feel free to share with colleagues, friends and those you know ❤️ https://www.yorkmind.org.uk/volunteering/mindyourmates/mindyourmates-launch-day-mon-10th-sept/