Posts in "News"

Trauma Awareness Training

Are you a sponsor, hosting Ukrainian refugees in Buckinghamshire? If so Buckinghamshire Mind is providing FREE trauma awareness training to help you feel confident in your new role and know where to turn to should you need support. ‘Supporting Someone’s ... Read More

Older Adults’ Poetry

Our service users attending the Older Adults’ Wellbeing Groups created some amazing poetry for Mental Health Awareness Week, which was themed ‘loneliness’, last week. The inspiration for the first poem was ‘being home alone’ and the benefits there can be ... Read More

Support for Ukrainian Refugees and Host Families

Buckinghamshire Mind now has a dedicated page on its website to support the mental health of refugees from Ukraine in Bucks and host families. The page provides information about trauma, including how trauma can affect you, reactions to trauma and ... Read More

Exploring loneliness through art

Not everyone defines loneliness in the same way as it can have different meanings for each person, but everyone experiences it at some point in their life. For Mental Health Awareness Week, our Wellbeing Services groups have been exploring loneliness ... Read More

E-newsletter – May 2022

The latest edition of the Bucks Mind e-newsletter has just been sent out. Please click here to read.   This monthly newsletter provides an update on changes to our services and details of new services, plus a wellbeing tip and ideas ... Read More

Safe Haven and MHAW

For Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW), our Safe Haven team will be at Friars Square shopping centre in Aylesbury on Friday 13th May 2022. Please drop by for an chat to learn more about this vital service. Bucks Safe Haven, ... Read More

Reducing loneliness

Next week is Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme this year is ‘ the impact of loneliness’. At Bucks Mind, we offer a range of local services to help reduce loneliness amongst our community, including our Wellbeing Service. This ... Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week 2022

Let’s all come together to reduce loneliness in our community This year, Mental Health Awareness Week runs from 9th to 15th May. This annual event focuses on improving good mental health across the nation, and is hosted by the Mental ... Read More

A Will to Help

Gifts in wills account for around one third of voluntary income received by a UK charity. Without this generous support, many charities, including Bucks Mind, simply couldn’t provide their vital services. Here at Bucks Mind, we want to create a ... Read More

Fit for Life

Bucks Mind, in partnership with Building Futures, is offering a free course to improve health and get back in to work for men aged 45+ who are NEET (not in education, employment or training), unemployed, or economically inactive and live ... Read More