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LSLCS Vacancy: Connect Helpline Manager

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
25th September 2017|

Connect Helpline Manager  P01-02, points 35-38. £30,785-£33,437 (Pro rata)    Actual starting salary £25,792.  Hours: 30 per week. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday during the day and 5.30pm-2am, Saturday, plus additional evening and weekend hours. Leeds Survivor [...]

New research on young people’s mental health

By |Mental Health
22nd September 2017|

The Right People, Right Questions project is looking for your unanswered questions on young people’s mental health that can be answered by research. They want to hear from 11 – 25 year olds with experience [...]

Mental Health in the Workplace; a blog from Andrea Denison

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
22nd September 2017|

With World Mental Health Day just around the corner (10th October), there is a lot of talk about mental health and particularly about mental health in the workplace. According to the Mental Health Organisation, poor [...]

Well-Bean Hope In  A Crisis Café

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
21st September 2017|

The Well-Bean Hope In  A Crisis Café is open to anyone in a crisis. We offer a non-clinical alternative to A&E, to reduce distress and work with people to resolve or better manage crisis. We [...]

World Mental Health Day 2017: what are you planning?

By |Mental Health
20th September 2017|

World Mental Health Day is 25 years old! This makes the annual event even more special. Since 1992 people all over the world  have been holding events, making announcements and celebrating #WorldMentalHealthDay. Date: Tuesday 10 [...]

Time to Change Leeds Champions: Upcoming Dates

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
20th September 2017|

Below are details of upcoming Time to Change Leeds training and champion campaign group meetings Training Time to Change have two more upcoming training sessions. They can reimburse up to £15 per person in travel [...]

Leeds Mind Vacancies

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
20th September 2017|

Leeds Mind currently have the following vacancies, details attached for circulation: Team Leader, Connect for Health Job Retention Specialist, WorkPlace Leeds Mental Health Employment Specialist, WorkPlace Leeds Please visit the Leeds Mind website for more information [...]

SUN Events for October

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health
20th September 2017|

Service User Network have the following events in October: Wednesday 4th October 2017, 12.30pm – 2.30pm at the Cardigan Centre, 145 – 153 Cardigan Road, Leeds LS6 1LJ Matt Osbourne sexual health research, Elaine Wilkes Carers [...]

A NEW way to access Leeds Mind for MH Employment Support

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
19th September 2017|

Is your mental health a primary issue for you Are you over 25 Unemployed for 12 months or more Have a Leeds postcode Thinking of starting the journey into employment – but need support and [...]

University of Leeds Vacancies

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
14th September 2017|

Wellbeing Practitioner Do you have experience of providing mental health, counselling and/or wellbeing support? Can you manage a complex caseload? Do you want to provide support to students experiencing emotional distress? You will work as [...]

Mixed Ability Dance Consultation

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, PSI
14th September 2017|

Local charity, Yorkshire Dance, are considering setting up a new mixed-ability dance class for adults living in the Leeds area. If you are aged 18+ and live in the Leeds area Yorkshire Dance would greatly [...]

New Support Group – Self Harm and Deaf Women

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
6th September 2017|

Self-harm support group Wednesday 25 October 2017, 12.50-3.00 pm at Horsforth Community Hub, Horsforth Town Street LS18 5BL For Deaf women using BSL, who have experience with self-harm, for example: Physically Cutting Overdosing Neglect Burning [...]

5 October | Journeys of the Body

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health
5th September 2017|

Our bodies are maps that tell stories of personal and profound journeys. They have within them physical trails and memories which can be both seen and felt. In this practical and playful workshop with writer/performer [...]

Behind Closed Doors – Training Programme

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
5th September 2017|

Behind Closed Doors has delivered support to victims of Domestic Violence and Abuse for 20 years. The specialist training they offer not only reflects their understanding of the issues that victims face but also provides [...]