Mind - For Better Mental Health

News for 2017

Possible disruption to telephone and IT/email service

Friday 13 October 2017

Please note we are having a new telephone system installed on Thursday 19 October and therefore our telephones and email may be out of action for a while. Please book in for...

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Sponsored Walk

Tuesday 3 October 2017

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Folkestone Mind's first ever Sponsored walk on Tuesday 19 September. The weather was very kind to us, the sun shone and the sea glimmered...

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Craft Fair at the Centre

Monday 2 October 2017

Come along and join us for our spectacular Christmas Craft Fair, taking place at the Centre (24/26 Dover Road) on Saturday 25 November 2017 between 10am-4pm. There will be...

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Friday 4 August 2017

Many thanks to customers of Sainsbury's West Park Farm for voting for Folkestone Mind via their token scheme. We are thrilled to be their CHARITY OF THE YEAR (up to June 2018)...

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TALK by Mark Wilson at The Marlowe Studio

Monday 24 July 2017

We hope you will be able to attend and support TALK - "Hell must be a heart filled with unheard stories"- which is set in Bethlem Royal Hospital in 1854. The play is being...

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Summer Surprises Raffle

Monday 17 July 2017

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who donated prizes and purchased tickets for our Sumer Surprises Raffle. We are thrilled to announce that a fantastic £1,256 was raised through ticket...

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Folkestone Mind's Strategic Plan

Friday 30 June 2017

Please click on the attachment below which sets out the strategic direction for Folkestone Mind over the next three years. The plan reflects views gathered from consultation...

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Centre opening later - Wed 5 July

Tuesday 27 June 2017

Due to staff training, the Centre will be opening at the later time of 10.30am for this day only. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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Folkestone Mind's Annual General Meeting

Sunday 28 May 2017

Many thanks to all those who attended our Annual General Meeting on Thursday 29 June. The meeting consisted of election of officers, reports, and in a break from tradition two...

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Company Easter Raffle - Church & Dwight

Thursday 18 May 2017

A big thank you to Church & Dwight's employees for supporting their Company Easter Raffle, the proceeds of which have been sent to us as we are their Charity of the Year. With...

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Church & Dwight's Charity of the Year 2016/17!

Wednesday 17 May 2017

We are thrilled to advise that the Folkestone based company, Church & Dwight have chosen Folkestone Mind as their Charity of the Year 2016/17. Church & Dwight have been producing...

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A huge thank you to local shops

Thursday 30 March 2017

A yummy roast dinner with all the trimmings and a chocolatey raffle was held on Wednesday 12 April at the centre. We would like to thank everyone for their support especially...

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Fashion Show at The Leas Cliff Hall

Wednesday 8 March 2017

A huge well done to everyone involved in the Fashion Show organised by ARRCC (Activities, Respite, Rehabilitation Care Centre) which took place at the Leas Cliff Hall on Sat 11...

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Sleeping Giant Media's Charity of the Year

Tuesday 28 February 2017

Following a staff vote Folkestone Mind has been selected as Sleeping Giant Media's Charity of the Year, alongside Demelza. Sleeping Giant is a specialist search and social...

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Big Lottery Grant received to support healthier minds

Monday 27 February 2017

Wellbeing services in Folkestone have been given a boost with the announcement of a £315,000 grant to Folkestone Mind to be spent over the next three years. This major award is...

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Thank you to local businesses

Friday 6 January 2017

A really big thank you to all those who contributed a prize for our Christmas 2016 fundraising raffle and hamper. You helped to raise a fabulous £685.70 for Folkestone Mind...

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