Time to Change
We have a tentative date for a major "Time to Change" event in Uxbridge on Saturday 27th September. This will be a great opportunity to address issues of stigma and discrimination.
30th Anniversary Celebrations
Hillingdon Mind is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year - look out for details which will be posted soon.
Almost half of young gay people have contemplated suicide
Almost half of young gay people have contemplated suicide over their sexuality and 50 per cent have suffered with mental health issues, a charity has claimed.
A new report due to be published tomorrow will warn that a generation of lesbian, gay and transgender people are facing a mental health crisis prompting concerns that schools and health services are failing gay teenagers.
Full Article in the Metro newspaper
Strategic Plan 2014- 2017
Early in 2014 we shall be developing a new three-year Strategic Plan and this is something we shall be focusing on over the next few months. There are already indications of some things we need to consider for development:
Become a Cafe Mind Volunteer
Cafe Mind is currently recruiting new volunteers. So if you are interested in learning a new skill or putting the skills you already have to practice, then why not volunteer your time in a friendly, supportive and fun environment? For more information, please contact Anthony Brocchi at the Hillingdon Mind office.