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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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Singing for the Brain

Monday 2 March 2015

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

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 2 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Tea, Chat & Activities in Brecon

Tuesday 3 March 2015

Alzheimer's Society Event

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 5 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS) Training

Thursday 5 March 2015

Newtown (1/2 day course)

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 9 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

An Evening with Kirsty Williams

Monday 9 March 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event

Train the Trainer - 2 day course

Tuesday 10 March 2015

Dementia Awareness & Challenging Behaviour

Tea, Chat & Activities in Brecon

Tuesday 10 March 2015

Alzheimer's Society Event

Mental Health Awareness Training

Wednesday 11 March 2015

Brecon

Peer-Supported Open Dialogue (POD) Conference

Wednesday 11 March 2015

North East London NHS Foundation Trust

Mid Wales Rural Healthcare Conference

Thursday 12 March 2015

Dolfor, Newtown

Thinking Ahead - Welsh & Mental Health in the Third Sector

Thursday 12 March 2015

A seminar to share good practice and plan ahead

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 12 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Neurological Conditions Information & Advice Day

Friday 13 March 2015

A drop-in information event in Newtown for people with, or caring for, someone with a neurological condition.

Coffee Morning & Afternoon Tea

Friday 13 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Mental Health Awareness Course (half day)

Monday 16 March 2015

Diverse Cymru Training - Cardiff

Reducing Stress & Increasing Emotional Resilience (1 day course)

Monday 16 March 2015

Diverse Cymru Training - Cardiff

Singing for the Brain

Monday 16 March 2015

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

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 16 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS) Training

Tuesday 17 March 2015

Brecon (1/2 day course)

Personality Disorders Training

Tuesday 17 March 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Tea, Chat & Activities in Brecon

Tuesday 17 March 2015

Alzheimer's Society Event

DBS Information Session for Social Care Organisations

Wednesday 18 March 2015

Social Care in Partnerships in Wales Event, Newtown

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 19 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Mental Health First Aid Training (2 day course)

Monday 23 March 2015

Diverse Cymru Training - Ebbw Vale

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 23 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Challenging Behaviour in Dementia Course

Tuesday 24 March 2015

Llandrindod Wells

Tea, Chat & Activities in Brecon

Tuesday 24 March 2015

Alzheimer's Society Event

PAVO Health and Social Care Network Meeting

Wednesday 25 March 2015

PAVO Offices, Llandrindod Wells

Canal Boat Trip

Thursday 26 March 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

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

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

Concert in Talgarth

Saturday 11 April 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 13 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Peer-Led Walking Group

Thursday 16 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

Singing For The Brain

Monday 20 April 2015

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

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 20 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

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!

Peer-Led Walking Group

Monday 27 April 2015

Ponthafren's Welshpool Outreach

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

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

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

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

Singing For The Brain

Monday 1 June 2015

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

Singing For The Brain

Monday 15 June 2015

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

PAT for Wellbeing

Tuesday 23 June 2015

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

Walk to the top of 'The Crug'

Sunday 26 July 2015

Brecon & District Mind Event