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Professional Visit – Tuesday 19th February – cancelled

Due to low interest, we are having to cancel the planned Professional Visit on Tuesday 19th February. We are sorry to withdraw the date, however if you are interested in the work of York Mind and you’d like to book onto an upcoming visit date, please see the Professional Visits section of our website: Professional …

*** TEMPORARY CHANGES TO OUR COFFEE CLUB (NEW MONDAY CLUB)

York Mind Sunday Coffee Club Temporary changes York Mind have needed to make some temporary changes to the Sunday Coffee Club to make sure that we are running it in a safe and properly resourced way, making sure that everybody who accesses the club is well supported by staff and volunteers. The changes will take …

NEW: Wellness in Arts and Crafts

The York Mind Activities Team are pleased to be able to offer a further free Arts and Craft Group to promote emotional wellness! Starting 22nd March and running for 10 weeks until 14th June 2019, the group will offer a creative and supportive space for participants to draw, paint, craft, socialise and learn, alongside our …

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