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Welcome to the Powys Mental Health website.

Thank you for visiting and we hope that this site can provide you with the information you need. The site has a focus on local mental health information, events/training and news but it also provides links and updates nationally. We hope the site can help you find out more about the services and opportunities that are available to those of us that live and work in Powys.

Can we help you find what you are looking for?  You can contact the Powys Mental Health Information Service on 01686 628 300 or 01597 822191 or email us pamhinfo@pavo.org.uk.

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We aim to provide you with a range of information which comes from many perspectives. There are many different views about what mental illness is, its causes and what may be done to help those experiencing mental distress. This website aims to offer you the chance to explore the breadth of information and ideas surrounding mental distress.

We want to ensure that we provide you with the very best information we can, in the best way we can. We need your help to do this. Please do get in touch with your feedback and suggestions.  You can provide feedback in our confidential survey here or you can contact us directly with your feedback on 01686 628 300 or 01597 822 191, or email pamhinfo@pavo.org.uk.

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Men and mental health - Brecon event

Monday 30 March 2015

A chance for men to meet and talk about their emotional health

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 30 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Tuesday 31 March 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Tea, Chat & Activities in Brecon

Tuesday 31 March 2015

Alzheimer's Society Event

Art Class

Tuesday 31 March 2015

With local artist Richard Oke at Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 2 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Singing For The Brain

Monday 6 April 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 6 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 9 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Friday Music Group

Friday 10 April 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Seren Training in Newtown

Saturday 11 April 2015

Training Programme for Counsellors and Psychotherapists (2 days)

Concert in Talgarth

Saturday 11 April 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 13 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 15 April 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 16 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Friday Music Group

Friday 17 April 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Singing For The Brain

Monday 20 April 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Citizen Directed Co-operatives Cymru Roadshow 2015

Monday 20 April 2015

'A co-operative approach to Direct Payments’. Disability Wales event in Llandrindod Wells

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 20 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Challenging Behaviour in Dementia Course

Tuesday 21 April 2015

Brecon

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 22 April 2015

Howey Village hall, Llandrindod Wells

Powys Individuals Forum - Brecon

Thursday 23 April 2015

Are you in contact with mental health services in Powys and keen to tell us what you think?

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 23 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

PQASSO for Wales Briefing Event

Thursday 23 April 2015

Are you interested in improving quality in third sector organisations in Wales? Then come along to our event in Llandrindod Wells!

Friday Music Group

Friday 24 April 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 27 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Powys Individuals Forum - Newtown

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Are you in contact with mental health services in Powys and keen to tell us what you think?

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Thursday 30 April 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 30 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Singing For The Brain

Monday 4 May 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Mental Health First

Tuesday 5 May 2015

2 day course in Builth Wells

Babette Rothschild: 2 Day Safer Trauma Therapy Professional Training

Wednesday 6 May 2015 to Thursday 7 May 2015

A 2 day training session in Llandrindod Wells with Babette Rothschild body-psychotherapist and specialist educator in the treatment of trauma

Mental Health First

Wednesday 6 May 2015

Day two of a two day course in Builth Wells

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 6 May 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS) Training

Thursday 7 May 2015

Brecon (half day course)

Public Health Network Cymru

Tuesday 12 May 2015

An event in Llandrindod Wells for professionals with an interest in public health

Public Health Network Cymru

Wednesday 13 May 2015

An event in Aberystwyth for professionals with an interest in public health

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 13 May 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Brecon & District Mind May Fair

Saturday 16 May 2015

Brecon Guildhall

Singing For The Brain

Monday 18 May 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Exploring the Edge of Reality

Monday 18 May 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event

Mental Health Today Wales 2015

Wednesday 20 May 2015

Exhibition/Conference in Cardiff

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 20 May 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Challenging Behaviour in Dementia Course

Thursday 21 May 2015

Welshpool

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 27 May 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Singing For The Brain

Monday 1 June 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 3 June 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 10 June 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Singing For The Brain

Monday 15 June 2015

Builth Wells, 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

T'ai Chi Class

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Howey Village Hall, Llandrindod Wells

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Thursday 18 June 2015

Brecon

PAT for Wellbeing

Tuesday 23 June 2015

A talk about 'Pets as Therapy' - Brecon & District Mind Event.

Citizen Directed Co-operatives Cymru Roadshow 2015

Tuesday 23 June 2015

'A co-operative approach to Direct Payments’. Disability Wales event in Llandrindod Wells

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS) Training

Wednesday 1 July 2015

Welshpool (half day course)

Walk to the top of 'The Crug'

Sunday 26 July 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS) Training

Thursday 10 September 2015

Llandrindod Wells (half day course)

Challenging Behaviour in Dementia Course

Tuesday 22 September 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Thursday 15 October 2015

Newtown