Projects and Partnerships

We are delighted to have the opportunity to work on lots of exciting and innovative projects, many of them in partnership with great organisations in Leeds and beyond.

Current projects and partnerships include:

Bereaved By Suicide

Peer led 1:1 and group work for people who have been bereaved by suicide at any time. Full information is available here

 

Family in Mind

Group work for parents with mental health difficulties and their children, in partnership with Barnardo’s Willow Young Carers service

 

Horizons

Working with Better Leeds Communities and Age UK  to support people to get through times of crisis and learn skills and strategies to prevent future crises.

Outdoors, Active & Well

Supporting people who are not in employment to learn new skills, know their rights, become healthier and get some fresh air! In partnership with Hyde Park Source and TCV .

Prism

We have been funded by Leeds Community Foundation and Mind to develop mental health peer support for LGBT+ communities in Leeds in 2017-18. Please contact us for further information and full details of the groups on offer.

Recovery Centre

Delivering peer support in NHS Rehabilitation & Recovery services as part of an innovative partnership with Community Links, LYPFT and Touchstone .

More information is available here

Side By Side

We are a regional Hub and Strategic Partner in this national, Big Lottery funded programme. Side By Side  is coordinated by Mind and aims to build an evidence base for the impact of peer support as well as supporting the development and delivery of a whole host of peer support activities around the country.

THRU

The THRU project (Talk, Help, Relate, Understand) offers peer support group work for young people aged between 16 and 25. For more information follow the link above or contact the peer support team.