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What's it like working at Mental Health Concern?

What’s working at Mental Health Concern like?

Paul Paul, one of our Mental Health Nurses, has been sharing what his role is like on a day-to-day basis. Paul explains: “My days are varied, some days can be straight forward, carrying out allocated clinical tasks, engaging with residents, planning

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Collection for Ukraine

We’re so proud of Justine who, along with other Humanitarian Help for Ukraine volunteers, will be travelling to Poland in December to take over the supplies to an orphanage that supports children and families affected by the conflict. The orphanage…

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LegaCare

The team is currently made up of three solicitors and two paralegals and are assisted by law students from Newcastle University. LegaCare was established in 2011 to support people who are critically ill. As part of the Northumberland VCSE…

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Cycling Minds

Cycling Minds is a not-for-profit community interest company founded in April 2022 by Toby Price and based in Hexham, Northumberland. Before establishing the organisation Toby worked as a translator, but always had a passion for cycling. Toby has lived…

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Autism Awareness Training with Moving On Tyne & Wear

We’re so proud of John Facchini, one of our Employer Engagement Officers at Moving On Tyne & Wear, who has organised a series of free autism awareness training sessions for local employers. The sessions are designed to help employers…

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Northern Butterflies

Northern Butterflies is a small creative charity established in 2013 by Sam Goodlet, a practicing artist and former art teacher. The programme supports people in Northumberland who have a learning disability or are experiencing mental ill-health, by using…

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Project Aasha

Project Aasha is a community-focussed project that creates a safe and inclusive space for people from ethnically diverse communities across Northumberland, who are at risk of social isolation, to discuss issues important to them.   We went along…

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2 minutes with… Sarah!

We've been chatting with Sarah Clark, our new Internal Communications Executive, about her role and the impact she hopes to make through internal communications!

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Rising Star Award

We’re working with Talend to deliver integrated data to improve our decision-making processes. John explains: “Our goal is to make our mental health services accessible to even more people. That means basing our decisions on data, rather than hunches.

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