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Standing up for emotional health & wellbeing: Farmers

7 December 2017

Watch our video: representatives from the farming community talk to the Big Cheeses from Powys Teaching Health Board about mental health services in the county.

Consultation on the Powys Wellbeing Plan

5 December 2017

Have your say on the plan which sets out long term priorities and improvements in Powys.

Mid Powys Mind - vacancy

28 November 2017

Youth Worker

Become a Trustee with Ponthafren Association

27 November 2017

Could you help shape the future of Ponthafren Association? We're currently looking for new Trustees. The roles are voluntary, but immensely rewarding in terms of impact on mental health services in North Powys.  Approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each

The Resilience Hub - Vacancy for an Independent Director

20 November 2017

Advocacy West Wales, Eiriol Mental Health Advocacy and Pembrokeshire People First are leading providers of advocacy in West Wales. They are seeking to recruit an independent director (voluntary role) to work with three organisations in the development of The Resilience Hub. The Hub is being es

Calling all budding actors,directors, camera people, script writers, sound technicians and anyone wh...

10 October 2017

A wonderful opportunity to learn new skills and have your voice heard.

Great Wall of China - 10 day trek

25 September 2017

The Mental Health Foundation are excited to announce that in October 2018 they're running a ten day trek on the Great Wall of China, exclusive to supporters of the Foundation. Now, you can trek through the breath-taking Chinese landscape, along the historic Great W

Threat to the UK’s Community Transport Services?

12 September 2017

An update on Community Transport provision in Powys and possible changes which may take place.

Cash gift to boost Ponthafren Association's counselling service

20 July 2017

Former chairperson Tim Halford has donated his 70th birthday funds to the Newtown mental health charity.

Mental Health & Dementia Awareness Weeks: a round-up

25 May 2017

Find out what we got up to in the PAVO mental health team during two important awareness-raising weeks.

Get Help Now

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Funding boost for CAB supporting people in contact with mental health services

30 March 2017

Newtown-based Citizens Advice Powys has been awarded £25,000 to develop a project that will help support people with mental health problems in the town and wider communities. The Martin Lewis Fund has awarded the money as part of £1m donated to the Citizens Advice Bureau charity nationally. It wil

events

ACTivate Your Life Classes - Mondays

Monday 11 December 2017

Powys Teaching Health Board, Brecon

Celf-Able Art Group

Tuesday 12 December 2017

Llanfair Caereinion

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Tuesday 12 December 2017

Newtown

Full Council Meeting

Tuesday 12 December 2017

Powys Community Health Council

Meal Deal

Wednesday 13 December 2017

Ponthafren, Newtown

Hearing Voices Peer Support Group (2nd & 4th Thursday)

Thursday 14 December 2017

Mid Powys Mind

Music Group

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Dementia Friendly Newtown

Celf-Able Art Group

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Newtown

Singing Group

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Dementia Friendly Newtown

Celf-Able Art Group

Wednesday 20 December 2017

Machynlleth

Ponthafren Christmas Meal

Thursday 21 December 2017

Newtown Football Club

Celf-Able AGM

Tuesday 9 January 2018

Newtown

Adult Autism (ASD) Training

Monday 22 January 2018

Newtown

Mental Capacity Act & Best Interest Training

Tuesday 23 January 2018

Newtown

Montgomeryshire Local Committee

Tuesday 23 January 2018

Powys Community Health Council

The Bird Company – ‘Barriers’

Wednesday 24 January 2018

Celf-Able, Newtown

Celf-Able Art Group

Tuesday 30 January 2018

Newtown

Challenging Behaviour in Dementia Training

Tuesday 6 February 2018

Llandrindod Wells

Community Workers Meetings (Montgomeryshire)

Wednesday 7 February 2018

Credu (formerly Powys Carers)

SURE for Mental Health Training (2 days)

Thursday 8 February 2018

Llandrindod Wells

Radnorshire & Brecknock Local Committee

Thursday 8 February 2018

Powys Community Health Council

Depression Busting Course (2 days)

Monday 26 February 2018

Newtown

Adult Autism (ASD) Training

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Brecon

Executive Committee

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Powys Community Health Council

Disability Awareness Training

Thursday 8 March 2018

Newtown

Dementia Awareness Training

Thursday 8 March 2018

Llandrindod Wells

Full Council Meeting

Tuesday 13 March 2018

Powys Community Health Council

Drug Use Screening Tool (DUST) Training

Wednesday 14 March 2018

Brecon

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Awareness Training

Wednesday 21 March 2018

Llandrindod Wells

ACTivate Your Life Classes - Tuesdays (4 weeks)

Tuesday 27 March 2018

Powys Teaching Health Board, Brecon

Community Workers Meetings (Montgomeryshire)

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Credu (formerly Powys Carers)
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