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Busk for Bucks Mind Raises Vital Funds

Buckinghamshire Mind held a benefit gig, Busk for Bucks Mind, on Friday 6th July at Dukes Aylesbury, to raise funds for our mental health services. The event, sponsored by Esri UK Ltd, featured a host of incredible musical talent, both ... Read More

Marlow Half Marathon

We are delighted to announce that Buckinghamshire Mind has been chosen as one of the two charities to benefit from the proceeds of this year’s Marlow Half Marathon. We are extremely grateful to Marlow Striders, who organise the event, for ... Read More

Bucks Mind touches more lives than ever before

Every year Buckinghamshire Mind calculates the number of ‘lives touched’ by the wonderfully diverse range of services we run throughout the county. Last year (April 2016 to March 20167) we calculated that we touched 4,885 lives. This year (April 2017 ... Read More

Refurbishment of Counselling Rooms in Aylesbury

Buckinghamshire Mind has received a grant from the Aylesbury Vale District Council’s New Homes Bonus Micro Grant Scheme. We are delighted to be able to use this grant to refurbish our meeting rooms in Aylesbury by purchasing new chairs. Our ... Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week – 14-20 May 2018

This year’s Mental Health Awareness Week is focussing on stress. Research has shown that two-thirds of us (16 million people) experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and stress is a key factor in this. By tackling stress, we ... Read More

Time to Change Champions Open Meeting

Could you be a Time to Change Champion? Would you like to help change how people think and act about mental health in your community? Time to Change (TTC) is a growing social movement that is changing how we all ... Read More

Vote for Bucks Mind at Tesco

During May and June, please vote for Bucks Mind at Tesco stores in Aylesbury and Wendover to help us secure funding to deliver mental health awareness assemblies to schools in Aylesbury Vale. Bucks Mind has successfully applied for Tesco Bags ... Read More

Vital New Peer Support Service Launched in Bucks

Buckinghamshire Mind is launching a vital new peer support service for people with mental health problems in Bucks, following the huge success of the service in East Berkshire. We are expanding Friends in Need, which has had extremely positive results ... Read More

Support for people with Young Onset Dementia

Buckinghamshire Mind is launching Care in Mind, a series of courses to support people with Young Onset Dementia (under the age of 65). The courses aim to help people to continue to live well with Young Onset Dementia and to ... Read More