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Advocacy for Croydon

We are very pleased to announce that Advocacy for Croydon, a partnership between Advocacy for All (AfA) and Mind in Croydon, went live on the 1st May 2018. Mind in Croydon will continue to provide the mental health advocacy services in Croydon as we have for many years, but the partnership with Advocacy for All …

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Job – Counselling Service Manager

Part-time, 28 hours per week (worked Monday to Thursday) £33,102 to £35,350 pa wte pro-rated downwards to reflect that this is a part-time post. Permanent Based in Purley  Would you like to lead Mind in Croydon’s counselling service into the next phase of its development? This is an exciting time for us. Our latest innovative …

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Shop Volunteers Needed

We are on the lookout for more volunteers in our Addiscombe Charity Shop. Please click the image below to see more details.

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Mind in Croydon gains new Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM).

Mind in Croydon has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi). The QPM is the UK’s only independent quality performance mark for organisations offering independent advocacy; an essential service for people who need support to express their needs and have increased choice and control in their …

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Job – Advocacy Service Manager

Full time 36 hours per week Grade 5 scale point S16 to S20a on the Mind Salary Scale £32,144 to £35,000 per annum.  Salary on appointment will depend on abilities and qualifications Permanent Based in Purley  You will run our successful team dealing with a wide range of issues. The two Advocates and the Advocacy …

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Welfare Benefits Advice Line Closed for March

The Mind in Croydon Welfare benefits Advice Line will be closed for general advice enquiries throughout March, due to oversubscribed appeal representation requests on our waiting lists and shortage of staff resources. We ask that people continue to leave their details on the advice line voicemail for form filling or appeal assistance enquiries and we …

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Job – Social Networking Caseworker

£22,917 to £25,463 (between Grade 4, Scale point S1 and S5 on the Mind salary scale) per annum for full time, 36 hours per week.  Salary on appointment will depend on skills and abilities. Hours to be worked – 36 hours per week, any time including if necessary, early mornings, late evenings, weekends and bank holidays. …

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Welfare Benefits Advice Line Closed for February

The Mind in Croydon Welfare benefits Advice Line will be closed for general advice enquiries throughout February, due to oversubscribed appeal representation requests on our waiting lists and shortage of staff resources. We ask that people continue to leave their details on the advice line voicemail for form filling or appeal assistance enquiries and we …

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Mind in Croydon 50th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

Thank you to everyone who attended the Mind in Croydon 50th Anniversary Celebrations at the Selsdon Park Hotel on Saturday evening (10th March). Everyone enjoyed an excellent meal and heard talks about the charity ranging from its foundation in 1967 up to the current day. We were very pleased to see so many people who …

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New Service from Active Minds

Active Minds are now part of the Council’s “Live Well” program. We can support people in the following areas through weekly (or whatever suits) appointments for up to a year Smoking cessation (we can provide nicotine replacement, patches etc) Weight Management Alcohol reduction Physical activity Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health. More information on Just BE …

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