CPSL Mind News

Relaunch of Help is at Hand

Tuesday 29 September 2015 Bereavement by suicide is a unique form of grief. If you, or someone you know has been bereaved by suicide, Help is at Hand offers practical and emotional information and support. It includes stories, advice and sources of help to try and help people feel less alone. It has been developed […]

UK-wide CASS Women’s Self Injury Helpline

Tuesday 15 September 2015 Self injury Support have announced that their UK-wide service CASS (Confidential Anonymous Self injury Support) the women’s self injury helpline is now open Monday to Friday 7pm to 10pm on 0808 800 8088. The service is also available on Thursday afternoons from 3pm to 6pm. Download the CASS flyer They also […]

Volunteers complete MiC Peer Mentoring course

Sunday 6 September 2015 Congratulations to Kathy Parker, Gemma Barnes, Kevin Nelmes, Sue Stefanowski, Karen Ellis, Michael Brown, Brian Beach, Danika George, and Helen Tyler who have all successfully completed Mind in Cambridgeshire’s Peer Mentoring and Empowerment Course. From back (left to right) Kathy Parker, Gemma Barnes, Kevin Nelmes then front (left to right) Sue […]

The Beer Tree donates over £1,800 to MiC

Saturday 5 September 2015 Massive thanks to the Beer Tree, on the banks of the River Cam, for donating an impressive £1,850 to Mind in Cambridgeshire. The Beer Tree was founded in 2001 when Richard Naisby (owner of Milton Brewery), at that time rowing for the Free Press, thought it would be a good idea […]

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 […]