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New Hoarding Group Starts 1st October 2019

The purpose of the project is to provide free group counselling sessions to participants, who reside in the Borough of Croydon, in order to help them examine why they collect items that clutter the home and what would it be like to consider letting some of these go. As part of the project, if participants …

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Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2018

Advocacy  Closed: Monday 24th December 2018 Reopens: Monday 7th January 2019 Advocates will be at work and attending wards on the week commencing 17th December but not taking any referrals for work to be done after the close of business on Friday 21st Dec 2018. Active Minds  Closed: Groups end Saturday 22nd December 2018 Reopens: Wednesday 2nd January 2019 Carers’ Support  Closed: 25th, 26th …

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Mind in Croydon are now on Instagram!

Mind in Croydon now has an Instagram account. You can find us at: https://www.instagram.com/mindincroydon/?hl=en

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Never Mind the Catwalk Fashion Show – World Mental Health Day – 10th October 2018

Mind in Croydon in Partnership with The Pension Protection Fund are holding a free to attend community event showcasing an array of low cost and high-end fashion available to purchase on the day, followed by a live music event. There will be a wide selection of quality items available for all sizes, including kids’ fashion. …

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Minding Money Project Update

The Minding Money Project held its final Financial Literacy workshop on budgeting and learning how to manage finances. Staff attended the last session adopting a wealth of knowledge to continue providing support and  information. The Minding Money Project will be shortly publishing an anthology of debt poems by service users and we hope to launch …

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Mind Attends Self-Care Event

Michael Edwards from our Advocacy Service attended a GP Hub Open Day on Saturday 15th September in Central Shopping Centre. The event aimed to raise awareness about and allow patients to experience a number of local health and social care service providers accessible through the Croydon GP Hubs and directly by residents of Croydon. Visitors were …

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Praise for our Employment Support Service

Here’s some feedback from someone who has benefitted for our Employment Support Service over the last two years.  “To everyone at the Mind in Croydon Employment Support Service (ESS), I just wanted to say a massive thank you for everything! I will post back the feedback questionnaire that I’ve completed but there just wasn’t enough …

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CLOSED – 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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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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Last chance to have your say on the council’s five year plan for carers

Date: Monday 30th October Time: 10-30am-12.30pm Venue: Carers Support Centre, George Street, Croydon, CR0 1PB Meet Carers’ Commissioner Stephen Bahjooshy. Learn about the Carers’ Strategy Read the draft and give feedback Free lunch provided Call 020 8649 6280 or email info@carersinfo.org.uk to sign up.

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