Mind - For Better Mental Health

News for 2017

Centre Drop In closed

Friday 8 December 2017

Please check at the Centre if the 'drop in' service is open on Fridays during December. Please note that the Centre usually remains open to those who have pre-arranged...

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Christmas/New Year 2017 Closing times

Wednesday 29 November 2017

The Centre will be CLOSED on Christmas Day (Mon 25 Dec) and Boxing Day (Tue 26 Dec), Thurs 29 Dec and New Years Day (Mon 1st Jan 2018). The Centre will OPEN on Wed 27 Dec and Thur...

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Craft Fair at the Centre

Tuesday 28 November 2017

Thanks to everyone who supported our Christmas Craft Fair which took place at the Centre (24/26 Dover Road) on Saturday 25 November 2017. We hope you found some interesting and...

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Sponsored Walk

Friday 24 November 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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Community Chest Grant awarded from Shepway District Council

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Trustees, staff, volunteers and members of Folkestone Mind are very grateful to Shepway District Council (SDC) for awarding our organisation a grant via their Community Chest...

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SAINSBURY'S CHARITY OF THE YEAR 2017/18

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

Thank you to everyone who supported TALK - "Hell must be a heart filled with unheard stories"- set in Bethlem Royal Hospital in 1854. The play was performed at The Marlowe Studio...

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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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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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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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Fashion Show at The Leas Cliff Hall

Wednesday 1 March 2017

Clients, staff and volunteers at Mind are taking part in a Fashion Show organised by ARRCC (Activities, Respite, Rehabilitation Care Centre). Various local organisations will be...

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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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