CPSL Mind News

Local tattoo shop raises over £1,600 for Mind in Cambs

Sunday 30 August 2015 Huge thanks to Grey Area Custom Tattoo in March for raising a whopping £1,630 for Mind in Cambridgeshire. Pictured from left to right: Chris Alcala, Tattoo Artist; Stacey O’Hara, Shop Manager; Pedro Mendonca, Grey Area Owner and Tattoo Artist; Dominika Karpowicz, Mind in Cambs; Tommy Gray, Tattoo Artist and Holly Thompson, […]

East of England Strategic Clinical Network vacancies

Sunday 30 August 2015 Three vacancies being advertised now on NHS Jobs. We have been notified of the following vacancies: A Band 6 Quality Improvement Lead role (990-NHSE3334M closes 13th Sept at midnight) to work across mental health, CAMHS, neurology, dementia, learning disability and autism. They are particularly looking for someone who has strong analytical skills […]

M&S St. Neots raises £900 for Mind in Cambridgeshire

Thursday 23 July 2015 M&S St. Neots, the local, multi-channel retailer, has raised £900 for Mind in Cambridgeshire, as part of a series of fundraising events within the store. Louis and Dorothy from M&S St. Neots during the bike ride outside the store Mind in Cambridgeshire is a county-wide charity that supports local people in […]

Independent Advocacy Service Consultation

Tuesday 21 July 2015 The County Council is taking the implementation of the Care Act 2014 as an opportunity to commission a new integrated advocacy service delivered through a single contract across Cambridgeshire. This will replace the current seven individual advocacy contracts with various providers. In addition the Council is required to provide advocacy for […]

Mind in Cambridgeshire named M&S Cambridge’s Charity of the Year

Thursday 16 July 2015 Mind in Cambridgeshire, the county-wide charity that supports local people in their recovery from mental health issues, has been named Marks and Spencer (M&S) Cambridge’s Charity of the Year. The retailer will fundraise for the Charity until April 2016, with the aim of raising as much as possible for people with […]

Trustee to run 10K for MiC

Friday 26 June 2015 Mind in Cambridgeshire trustee, John Collins, will be running the Morrisons Great Newham 10K London Run on 19 July 2015, all in aid of MiC. Pictured: John Collins So far, John has raised an impressive £147.20 out of his £250 target — but with a little way to go yet, he […]

Social Care Strategy for Adults with Mental Health Needs 2015-2018

Tuesday 23 June 2015 I would like to draw your attention to the consultation on the draft Social Care Strategy for Adults with Mental Health Needs 2015-2018. The strategy sets out how the Council will deliver social care services to adults with mental health needs in the next 3 years. The strategy is about the […]

Invitation to Carers

Tuesday 23 June 2015 Good news for carers – and can you spare some time to contribute to making things better for carers? Following the Launch of the Triangle of Care at Cambridge & Peterborough Foundation Trust [CPFT] it would be extremely helpful if some carers of CPFT service users would support CPFT in ensuring […]

Local pub raises over £400 in aid of Mind in Cambs

Thursday 28 May 2015 Big thanks to the Queen’s Head pub in Newton, South Cambridgeshire, for raising a brilliant £410 for Mind in Cambridgeshire. Traditional family pub owners, Caroline and Robert Short, recently held a fundraiser to celebrate St. George’s Day, in aid of Mind in Cambridgeshire. The focus of the fundraiser was a community […]

MiC recognised in local awards

Monday 11 May 2015 Mind in Cambridgeshire has been Highly Commended for the Charity of the Year Award in the St Neots Community & Business Awards 2015. MiC’s Chloe Humphrey and Sarah Hughes at the awards ceremony Sarah Hughes, Mind in Cambridgeshire’s CEO, said: “Although we feel honoured to be recognised in this way, we […]