Mind in Croydon

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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. Advertisements

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Cook & Taste and Boxercise start soon!

Cook & Taste Want to brush up on your cooking skills? Join our cook and taste session where we learn to cook different dishes each week. Location: Orchard House Next Group: Monday 6th Nov Duration: 8 weeks Cost: FREE Boxercise Come and train with three times World Champion, Duke McKenzie, using non-contact boxing techniques. Location: …

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

As part of the “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” held on Friday 29th September in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, the staff and members of the Hub at Fairfield held a coffee morning. We had donations of delicious  homemade cakes from both staff and members and we transformed downstairs at Fairfield into a tea room for …

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Women’s Football

We are now running Women’s Football regularly each Thursday. If you are interested please contact Matthew on 020 8253 8208 or email matthew@mindincroydon.org.uk.

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Carers Week

We have an afternoon of relaxation and fun planned on Friday for Carers Week. There will be yoga, manicures, mindfulness, tea & cake and goodie bags. Come and join us at Fairfield House, 10 Altyre Road, East Croydon, CR0 5LA on Friday 16th June, 1pm-4pm.

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The Great Gig in the Sky

Family and Musicians from around the local area are holding a tribute gig for Jeremy Dodds who recently passed away. This will include an open mic, jam session and special guests – The Tar Babies. The event takes place at Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Road, Croydon, CR0 1BD on Friday 16th June 2017 – 7pm-12pm. …

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DVD Sale!

All of our DVD documentaries are now on sale at £5 each. Order forms can be found here. Alternatively pop us a payment over through our website donation routes (Get Involved – Donations) and email a copy of the payment made to admin@mindincroydon.org.uk letting us know which DVD your are purchasing and where you would like it posted.

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Minding Money’s First Year

“I was not confident dealing with money, in fact my lack of ability to manage my money has contributed to suicidal thoughts for most of my adult life…   I feel more confident but not overly confident. The word “budget” used to frighten me but now I realise it can be simple. My goal is to …

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Raise money for us as you do your Christmas shopping!

Grant our simple wish of free donations this December by shopping at top retailers like Next, House of Fraser and Debenhams for your gifts via @Give as you Live http://give.as/charity/mind-in-croydon/174561/156271

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Kings College looking for research volunteers

Do you have a relative with schizophrenia or a related disorder? The Institute of Psychiatry at Kings College London are looking for first-degree relatives (parents and siblings, 18-55yrs) of patients who have or have had a diagnosis of schizophrenia or a related illness to participate as research volunteers in this study entitled: Decision making, context …

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