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Yorkshire 3 Peaks

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Leeds Mind Fundraising Event Fancy a challenge?  Why not join Team Leeds Mind as we take on the Yorkshire's highest peaks; Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-y-Ghent.  For just £50 registration fee you cover the cost of your place, fully qualified guides and insurance, plus a suggested £250 fundraising target for Leeds Mind, all participants will receive

Supercars and Coffee fundraising  event

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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

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

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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

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

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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

Multicolored Monday (aka Blue Monday)

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Blue Monday is a name given to a day in January (typically the third Monday of the month) reported to be the most depressing day of the year. We would like to suggest that you rename “Blue Monday” & celebrate the 21st  January as “Multi coloured Monday” where staff dress in the brightest coloured items

Leeds 10k – Sunday 7th July 2019

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Join thousands of people pounding the streets of Leeds, jogging for charity, for fun, as part of a fitness goal or to smash that elusive PB.  Run for Team Leeds Mind under our united banner of  inclusivity If you’d like to run the race, and raise money for Leeds Mind, you can choose one of

Holt Park Active Life classes raise funds for Leeds Mind

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We are so grateful to Denise Goddard and all those who took part in the Holt Park Active Life sponsored Sports Day on the 9th October and also the recent Halloween themed classes. The group have raised an incredible £850 through sponsorship, cake sales (thank you to Denise's mum!) a raffle and general donations, we can't

Run for All Leeds 10k – Sunday 8th July 2018

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This was the first year we were a partner charity for the Run for All Leeds 10k, and what an amazing first year it has been!  We had 157 amazing people choosing to run for #teamleedsmind, so many more than we ever expected and we are so grateful to you all for your support, in

The North Leeds Food Festival 2018

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What an amazing two days we had at this years North Leeds Food Festival, the sun was beating down on Soldiers Field, Roundhay Park from start to finish and this years event was bigger and better than ever.  The total raised this year is a fantastic £3,200.00. A massive thank you to everyone who gave