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Bristol Pride 2021 Blog: LGBTQ+ choir movement

This Pride we are chatting with our staff and supporters about their experiences. We caught up with Georgia Spooner. Georgia was our Mind Without Borders Greenspace Wellbeing Coordinator and helped develop this amazing refugee service. She has recently started a… Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 16th May Video

Raquel the Chair of the Board of Trustees at Bristol Mind got involved this week sharing her thoughts. Raquel feels lucky to borrow Star. Spending time with her has been a great motivator to get outside during Lockdown. Where have… Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 15th May Video

Our CEO Jo shares her thoughts on how nature and being outside improves her wellbeing for #mentalhealthawarenessweekJust a reminder that we are here to help. If you would like information about our services or other local support, call us on… Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 14th May Video

Mel, Leilah and, Ria at Bristol Mind talk about dog walks in nature and how it helps their mental health. If you don’t have a pet you can you try a local scheme such as #borrowmydoggy and volunteering

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 11th May Video

Monday the 10th May marks the beginning of mental health awareness week. This year’s focus is nature and how it helps your mental health and wellbeing. How are you connecting with nature this week? Where do you go to relax… Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 10th May Video

Monday the 10th May marks the beginning of mental health awareness week. This year’s focus is nature and how it helps your mental health and wellbeing. How are you connecting with nature this week? Where do you go to relax… Read more

Mental Health Awareness week May 10th – 16th

Next week is Mental Health Awareness week and this years theme is nature! Where do you go to connect with nature? We’d love to hear from our supporters. Send your tips or places you like to visit in Bristol to… Read more

Great Bristol Run! September 2021

Entering the Bristol 10K or Half Marathon on Sunday 19th September? Why not run for Bristol Mind? Follow these simple steps. 1) Enter your run of choice 10K £34.00 to enter Half Marathon £44.00 to enter Select “other” in the charity… Read more

Bipolar disorder: Life after mania

As part of our mission to raise awareness we’ve been hearing from supporters, staff and volunteers about their experiences of mental health issues. Today’s blog is from Anna. 11 years ago, I suffered a mental breakdown where I experienced two… Read more