Newport Mind

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Welcome to Newport Mind

 

Newport Mind is a mental health organisation based in the city of Newport (Casnewydd) in South Wales, UK. We are part of the network of Local Mind Associations in England and Wales.

We work for the better mental health of people in Newport by providing a range of services. This site aims to provide more information about our organisation, our services, and how we work.

Newport Mind operates locally in the city of Newport. If you would like to find the nearest Mind association to you, please visit www.mind.org.uk For more information on mental health, visit our links and resources page

OUR VISION

We won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets both support and respect.

OUR MISSION

We provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. We campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

OUR VALUES

Open. We reach out to anyone who needs us

Together. We’re stronger in partnership

Responsive. We listen, we act

Independent. We speak out fearlessly

Unstoppable. We never give up

OUR GOALS

Staying Well: Support people likely to develop mental health problems, to stay well

Empowering choice: Empower people who experience a mental health problem to make informed choices about how they live and recover

Improving Services and support: Ensure people get the right services and support at the right time to help them recover from / live with a mental health problem

Enabling social participation: Open the doors to people with experience of mental health problems participating fully in society

Removing inequality of opportunity: Gain equality of treatment for people who experience both mental health and other forms of discrimination

Organisational excellence: Make the most of our assets by building a culture of excellence.

Mental health first aid (mhfa)

This is an example for an imageNewport Mind is very pleased to be hosting “Mental Health First Aid” training which is particular relevant for those who are likely to come into contact with people who are at risk of experiencing mental distress such as police, nurses and community workers.

With one in four of us affected by mental health problems each year, service providers across Wales are being offered a new short training course to deal more effectively with these challenges.

For further information on courses please contact

admin@newport-mind.org or telephone 01633 258741

Newport Mind is committed to providing a quality, customer based service which has strong consistent values, has high standards of service delivery, is run in a robust way in line with the needs of the community and adheres to Mind's Quality Management in Mind Standards. We are also committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and the services we provide.


trustees wanted

We need enthusiastic individuals to join our board of trustees. We particularly need people who have;

  • Fundraising
  • Financial background
  • Business planning
  • Business Development
  • Social Enterprise experiences
  •  Legal knowledge
  • HR Knowledge
  • Employment Law
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