Health in Mind, Community Mental Health and Wellbeing

Health in Mind operates their Connecting service re:discover in Edinburgh, Midlothian and the Scottish Borders.

Our connecting service, re:discover, is for anyone aged 18 and over who is feeling isolated and would like to improve their mental health and wellbeing.
The service offers support for up to six months. People are supported by a trained volunteer who offers support to build confidence, meet new people and connect into local groups
and activities.
This can include:

Exploring what is on the community and support to take part

Support to feel more comfortable getting out and about and using public transport

Support to meet other people

Support to feel more confident in social situations.


Information for volunteers

Health in Mind are looking for volunteers over 18 to support people to build connections within there community.
re:discover volunteers support people experiencing loneliness and isolation that want to improve there mental health and wellbeing . Volunteers meet people in the community for 2-3 hours on a weekly basis for a minimum of 6 months. Volunteer support people by

Exploring what is on the community and support to take part

Feeling more comfortable getting out and about and using public transport

Support to meet other people

Support to feel more confident in social situations.

Contact

Kevin Kent
Health In Mind, Community Mental Health And Wellbeing
40 Shandwick Place
EH2 4RT

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