Our Shabby Chic to Antiques event was a resounding success once again in 2014…it raised £12,000 for the charity! Here are a few pictures from the weekend.
Stephen McCrimmon and Liz Kendrick-Lodge have recently qualified as Mental Health First Aid Trainers. Mental Health First Aid is an educational course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help a person who may be developing a mental health problem. In the same way we learn physical First Aid, mental First Aid teaches you […]
This event was organised to coincide with the renewed emphasis that Mind Jersey is placing on raising awareness and increasing understanding about mental illness. As part of this initiative it was considered important to focus upon stigma – the causes and consequences – and also to learn about some potential remedies. A small panel was […]
Carers’ and Family support worker We are delighted that Sally Barette has joined us as a part–time family and carers’ support worker. Sally, who has first-hand experience as a carer, is working beside Stephen McCrimmon our experienced family and carers’ support manager. Sally can be contacted on 07797730121 Mind Jersey has been fortunate in securing […]
The recent visit of two very experienced members of the carers support team in Glasgow was busy and most successful. GAMH has been in existence for 35 years providing an invaluable service to the people and communities of Greater Glasgow. Amongst a wide range of activities this includes providing a voice for mental health carers, […]
Mind Jersey is pleased to include news and / or updates from those groups with whom we aim to work closely. We are not, however, responsible for the content of these items. Triumph over phobia (top) Do you suffer from OCD or a phobia? Do you have a relative/ partner with OCD or a phobia? […]
During 2013 Mind Jersey commissioned specialist externally delivered training for Mental Health professionals with specific regard to Mental Capacity and Tribunal preparation for the Jersey setting. Such was the success of this venture that H&SS took responsibility for funding follow up sessions earlier this year and this was delivered by Peter Edwards, President of the […]