Welcome to the Powys Mental Health website. The website is provided by the Powys Mental Health Information Service which is part of Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations (PAVO).

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(at)pavo.org.uk.

 

Disclaimer
The information on this website is sourced from a range of providers in the voluntary and statutory sectors.  PAVO is not responsible for the contents or reliability of the linked web sites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Listing should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that the external links will always work as we have no direct control over them.

Tea on Top of The Crug in the Brecon Beacons

Sunday 31 July 2016

A Friends of Brecon & District Mind event

18-25's Youth Group - Mid Powys Mind

Tuesday 2 August 2016

Comedy - tell a story

Police surgeries at Ponthafren 1ST WED of MONTH

Wednesday 3 August 2016

An opportunity to meet up with a member of your local policing team in Newtown

Telling your Story

Wednesday 3 August 2016

Digital story telling at Mid Powys Mind

Dementia Support Group in Llandrindod Wells

Thursday 4 August 2016

An opportunity to meet your local Community Police Officer

Come and Dance with Powys Dance

Friday 12 August 2016

Knighton Community Centre

CAB Money Advice Service

Monday 15 August 2016

Mid Powys Mind, Llandrindod Wells

ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills) Training

Wednesday 24 August 2016

Skills building 2 day workshop

18-25's Youth Group - Mid Powys Mind

Tuesday 30 August 2016

Creative Writing

Radnorshire & Brecknock Local Committee Meeting - Ystradgynlais

Tuesday 30 August 2016

Powys Community Health Council

Mental Health & Human Rights for the Third Sector

Thursday 1 September 2016

A learning event from the British Institute of Human Rights in Birmingham

DoLS (Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards) training

Thursday 8 September 2016

A free training session in Brecon

Mental Health Capacity and Best Interest training

Friday 9 September 2016

A one day course in Brecon

Trusty Trustee Roadshow

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Crossgates, Llandrindod Wells

Come and Dance with Powys Dance

Friday 16 September 2016

Knighton Community Centre

Saving lives: Understanding the links between alcohol and suicide

Thursday 22 September 2016

An Alcohol Concern Cymru conference in Swansea

First Powys Dementia Network/Forum Meeting

Monday 26 September 2016

Knighton

Bipolar Training Course in Brecon

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Bipolar Education Programme Cymru - 10 week course

Executive Committee Meeting - Powys Community Health Council

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Llandrindod Wells

Peerfest 2016 - Shoreditch, London

Thursday 13 October 2016

An annual celebration of peer support practice in England & Wales

Come and Dance with Powys Dance

Friday 14 October 2016

Knighton Community Centre

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Training (Newtown)

Monday 17 October 2016

A course to help you understand the recent changes to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)

Radnorshire & Brecknock Local Committee

Tuesday 1 November 2016

Powys Community Health Council

Tackling Ageism Training & Awareness Raising Session

Wednesday 2 November 2016

A free workshop in Builth Wells from the Older People's Commissioner for Wales

Come and Dance with Powys Dance

Friday 18 November 2016

Knighton Community Centre

Executive Committee Meeting - Powys Community Health Council

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Llandrindod Wells

DoLS (Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards) training

Monday 5 December 2016

A free training session in Llandrindod Wells

DoLS (Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards) training

Monday 6 March 2017

A free training session in Newtown

Asylum: Action and Reaction conference

Wednesday 28 June 2017

A conference in Manchester to celebrate 30 years of Asylum magazine

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Great visit on Mon to Ystradgynlais to meet up with MIND, members of carers group and Volunteer Bureau. Looking forward next meeting!

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