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MindOut LGBTQ Mental Health Service Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer mental health service Annual Report 2017 - 2018

MindOut Annual Report 2017 – 2018

MindOut’s Annual Report 2017 – 2018 is now available. You can view it here.
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New research into LGBTQ mental health

Stonewall have published a major study showing that over half of LGBT people experienced depression in the last year, with almost half of trans people feeling suicidal.   People reported shocking levels of mistreatment in mainstream services.  Read the report HERE. Stonewall’s brilliant and timely research highlights and reveals the shocking levels of mental distress we respond to ... Read more
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MindOut are recruiting

  LGBTQ Advocacy Senior Practitioner 35 hours per week, £25,500 per annum Experienced, enthusiastic mental health advocacy worker wanted to lead our advocacy team and provide urgent need advocacy case work. You will have experience of supervising staff and of working to quality mark standards. Closing date Wednesday 28th November Interviews will be held on ... Read more
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Raising money for MindOut is good for your mental heath!

Throughout 2018 the Marine Tavern has chosen to support MindOut as their charity of the year. I popped into the pub last week to meet Craig Harwood chief charity fundraiser to find out more… “Previously we have supported bigger charities like Rockinghorse but we are a real locals bar and we wanted a small, local ... Read more
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Self Care

Self care Is a crucial element of wellbeing and very individual to each one of us…however here are a few ways to take care of ourselves that we know work. Be true to yourself – It’s freeing to be able to live as your true self, especially in the face of adversity – and that ... Read more
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My MindOut – Theodosia

A friend told me about MindOut as she was attending meetings at the Clare Project and at the time I was finding things difficult, being a foreigner in the UK and not knowing what to do. I was homeless and sofa surfing and then became a resident in the Buddhist Centre for a short while. ... Read more
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Volunteer for MindOut!

Volunteer for MindOut!   We are now recruiting for Online Support Workers and Peer Mentors to join our team of LGBTQ volunteers. Our Online Support service offers one-to-one support and information for people all around the UK, and sometimes from around the world. We are open most evenings from around 5.30pm, and offer weekly trans, ... Read more
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New MindOut Tshirts are here!

We’ve got two brand new Tshirts, just in time for Pride. Come see us in the Community Village at Preston Park after the parade, or at Queer Takeover in the Old Stein Pleasure Gardens! Only £15 to look as smashing as Lorraine Bowen. If you’d rather, you can also purchase them from our website here.
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LGBTQ+ Mental Health Hero of the Week: Davey Shields

Davey Shields is the creator of the MenTalkHealth podcast, a show where he talks with co-host Damien and a variety of guests about mental health issues. His openness and honesty about his own struggles, and successes, with mental health issues inspire others to similarly open up. Not only does this help the individual sharing, but ... Read more
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