In addition to the drop-in sessions, we offer a range of activities at Observer House, Shrewsbury and at other local groups around the county. Our current activities from January 2018 for Shrewsbury are listed below. These are subject to change, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for the latest information before you travel – or simply to chat to one of us before you come along. We look forward to meeting you.
Mindfulness for wellbeing.
Walking with Ed.
The Art of Recovery. 1.30 – 3pm.
This is a structured group workshop so please ring to book a place.
Unity Group – 10.45am till 12.45pm.
Offering support to those with a diagnosis of bipolar. Regular attendance is helpful in order to encourage the confidence to share feelings. Please telephone for details.
Support with issues surrounding housing, form filling and financial issues.
If you need a chat come along between noon and 1pm.
Keep Fit with Paul – 1pm …
moderate workout followed by a Relaxation Session.
Mind@Play – 4.45pm till 7.45pm.
A chance to have a fun social evening. Chill out and meet other people.
Wednesday Waffle – (Breakfast Club) – 11am – 12 noon.
An opportunity for company and conversation over tea and toast.
Women in Mind – 10.30am till 1pm.
Varied programme including art and craft activities, company and support.
Shrewsbury Mental Health Carers Group
First Thursday of the month from 6pm to 8pm.
Heads Up – Football sessions
These run every Thursday. Venue: STFC Powerleague, Shrewsbury from 1 – 2 pm. Coached sessions for adults. Please call 01743 289177 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hearing Voices Group
Meet at Shropshire Mind on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. The group meets from 1 – 2.30pm and is simply a group for people with shared experiences to come together to support one another. It offers a safe space for people who hear, see or sense things that other people don’t, to feel accepted, valued and understood. If you would like to find out more about the group, please call Cailzie Dunn or Steve Thayne on 01743 255830 or email email@example.com.”It’s good to talk with the voices in your head” – Marius Romme
For more information and support in connection with hearing voices, please look at the Hearing Voices Network website: www.hearing-voices.org
Let’s Talk – On the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month. 1 – 2.30pm
A talking group with a different theme at each meeting.
Younger people’s drop in group. Contact us for current arrangements.
Please telephone, 01743 368647 or email if you need any more information. We look forward to hearing from you.