Supercars and Coffee fundraising  event

By |Tags: , , , , , |

On Sunday June 9th Leeds Supercar Meet will be gathering at SRS Automotive in Baildon for a “Supercars and Coffee” fundraising event.  The event is being organised by celebrity tour manager Jason Holman, who has personal reasons for choosing local mental health charity Leeds Mind. Jason, a celebrity tour manager by trade, has personal experience of losing friends and clients to suicide.  Jason said “In December 2017 a friend of mine, model

Stars take to the field for local Leeds charities

By |Tags: , , , |

May 19th will see a host of big names don their boots and shin pads to take to the pitch at Elland Road, all in the name of charity. The match is set to see famous faces such as Danny Dyer and Lee Ryan supporting Leeds Mind and the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, two charities

New Rothwell store supporting mental health with a local twist

By |Tags: , , , , |

  You can find Mind shops in more than 150 communities around England and Wales, selling high quality items mostly donated by members of the public. The newest addition to this vital fundraising arm of the national mental health charity is coming to Rothwell, with a local twist. Money raised from sales will not only

Two in three 999 staff say their employer encourages them to talk about mental health

By |Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Research from Mind reveals that emergency services staff and volunteers are over twice as likely to say that their service encouraged them to talk about their mental health, compared to four years ago. The survey, conducted to coincide with the release of a report marking the end of Mind’s Blue Light Programme, showed that almost

Leeds United v Sheffield United fixture dedicated to mental health charity Mind

By |Tags: |

We are delighted to be working with the #EFL and Leeds United this Saturday at the Leeds v Sheffield United fixture. We will be bucket collecting and helping to raise awareness among fans about mental health and the support Leeds Mind and Mind nationally provide. for more information please visit the Leeds United Football Club Website - www.leedsunited.com/news/community/24698/fixture-dedicated-to-mental-health-charity

Community Based Mental Health Service – Service Users / Carer F.A.Q – Number 3

By |Tags: , , , |

Q. What is the name for the new Community Based Mental Health Service A. After running a competition at the end of 2018 where we received several suggestions. The winning name chosen by a panel of staff and service users was ‘Live Well Leeds’. Q. Who are the commissioners for Live Well Leeds? A. There

I Believe that Mental Health Peer Support is Vital. Here’s Why…. by Dave Lynch

By |Tags: , , , |

Various mental health groups have been promoting ‘Time To Talk’ day today, a great incentive for people to start discussions on anything mental health related. This feels like a good opportunity for me to get serious about one of my New Year’s resolutions and get back into blogging. It’s been over a year and this

10k every day for 30 days raising funds for Leeds Mind – by Mia Oldroyd

By |Tags: , , , , |

  After a very low 2 years in my life due to unforeseen circumstances, of which are still ongoing, I decided to take control of the way I felt by pushing myself with my schoolwork, my fitness and my eating in order to feel my best. Prior to making this change, I had no self

My art practice, and its impact on my mental health and becoming Real, by Sue Bird Mental Health Support Worker at Leeds Mind

By |Tags: , |