Foundation awards funding to develop veterans project

2024-04-16T19:19:23+01:00

Veterans project expands in East Kent East Kent Mind is delighted to announce it has received a grant of £25,000 from The Veterans' Foundation to support its work. The funding will enable the charity to develop and expand its pilot Armed Forces Connector post linking ex-military, reservists and their adult family members who are isolated, [...]

Foundation awards funding to develop veterans project2024-04-16T19:19:23+01:00

East Kent Mind Veterans Group visits the Historic Dockyard Chatham

2024-04-11T16:20:53+01:00

East Kent Mind Veterans Group visits the Historic Dockyard Chatham A group of over 25 veterans took part in a memorable trip to the Historic Dockyard Chatham on Wednesday 10th April. The Veterans were from four groups in the East Kent area: The Ramsgate Veterans Breakfast Club; The Canterbury Veterans Hub; The Thanet Female Veterans [...]

East Kent Mind Veterans Group visits the Historic Dockyard Chatham2024-04-11T16:20:53+01:00

Mind in Bexley and East Kent triumphed at the Mind Excellence Awards

2024-04-11T16:40:00+01:00

Mind in Bexley and East Kent triumphed at the Mind Excellence Awards 2024 Mind in Bexley and East Kent is delighted to announce that it has won the Monitoring and Evaluation award at the 2024 Mind Excellence Awards. The event took place on Wednesday 20th March in Birmingham and Mind in Bexley and East Kent [...]

Mind in Bexley and East Kent triumphed at the Mind Excellence Awards2024-04-11T16:40:00+01:00

Our bumper April to June 2024 Activities Programme is out now

2024-03-19T15:33:53+00:00

Our bumper April to June 2024 Activities Programme is out now The East Kent Mind Activities Programme for April to June 2024 is out now and features more than 40 courses, groups and workshop. The activities are being run to help improve the mental health and wellbeing of East Kent residents, and includes locations such [...]

Our bumper April to June 2024 Activities Programme is out now2024-03-19T15:33:53+00:00

Thanet Female Veterans Group Launched on International Women’s Day

2024-03-08T16:49:31+00:00

Thanet Female Veterans Group Launched on International Women’s Day Today, on International Women’s Day, the Thanet Female Veterans Group was officially launched in partnership with the East Kent Mind Veterans Project. Led by Karen Brinkman, the EKM Armed Forces connector, this initiative aims to support and empower female veterans in the region. The launch event, [...]

Thanet Female Veterans Group Launched on International Women’s Day2024-03-08T16:49:31+00:00

The search is on for the region’s wellbeing champions

2024-03-01T14:06:09+00:00

The search is on for the region's wellbeing champions Nominate now Nominations are now being accepted for an annual awards event that focuses on wellbeing and the people, organisations and initiatives that support our mental health. This support can be crucial to help us cope with life, particularly as the cost-of-living-crisis [...]

The search is on for the region’s wellbeing champions2024-03-01T14:06:09+00:00

Amy’s emotional and mental health resilience were tested to the limit

2024-03-07T13:51:56+00:00

Amy Hopper “I’d forgotten what it was like to do basic tasks without being in pain” Amy Hopper's emotional and mental health resilience were tested to the limit by a series of circumstances, each of which might have broken any other person. After surviving a car crash and coping with the death of [...]

Amy’s emotional and mental health resilience were tested to the limit2024-03-07T13:51:56+00:00

Local businesses helping to raise funds for East Kent Mind

2024-02-23T15:34:48+00:00

Local businesses helping to raise funds for East Kent Mind We would like to thank the array of local shops and businesses that have already decided to help raise funds for East Kent Mind. Collection pots can be a great tool for fundraising if you are holding a public fundraising day or having a [...]

Local businesses helping to raise funds for East Kent Mind2024-02-23T15:34:48+00:00

East Kent Mind to run online and in-person Perinatal Courses

2024-02-14T16:55:11+00:00

East Kent Mind Perinatal Courses in 2024 East Kent Mind is delighted to announce that it has been commissioned by Porchlight and Kent County Council to deliver perinatal courses relating to mental health and wellbeing. The perinatal courses run over six weeks and topics covered will include: parents and their baby’s wellbeing, understanding worries and [...]

East Kent Mind to run online and in-person Perinatal Courses2024-02-14T16:55:11+00:00

The first step is the hardest

2024-01-29T15:48:49+00:00

  The first step is the hardest It is estimated that nearly 1 in 4 people suffer from some type of mental health problem; I am not ashamed to admit that I am part of that statistic. I have been diagnosed with OCD, anxiety and depression. It took me a few years to truly come to terms with my [...]

The first step is the hardest2024-01-29T15:48:49+00:00
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