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Mental Health Matters- Mental Health Wellbeing and Recovery Service

The Mental Health Wellbeing and Recovery Service has been established to help people with mental health conditions who need information, support and advice. The service is for 18's and over

What you can expect from us

  • Information, advice and guidance: We will offer information and advice, and enable you to learn about mental health and wellbeing services in your local community, exploring options available together to find what is right for you. We will also discuss coping strategies, and offer advice on things like benefits or relationships which are affecting your personal wellbeing. We run regular pop-up/drop-in information and advice sessions around your local area. No referral necessary just pop along.
  • One-to-one support with a trained Recovery Worker, who will listen to you and work with you to improve your mental health and achieve your personal goals.
  • Various support groups to help you learn, gain skills, and build peer support networks to enable you to live life to the full and take part in activities and opportunities along with everyone else.

If you are being supported by our service, there is also a free, 24/7 helpline which can provide advice and support. 0300 323 0187

Who is this service for?

  • This service is open to residents of Charnwood, North-West Leicestershire, Hinckley and Bosworth, Melton, and Rutland aged 18+.
  • We can offer anyone aged 18+ in the area information, advice and navigation to support emotional and mental wellbeing to help you access the right services for you.
  • If you have a diagnosed mental health condition, we can offer you one-to-one and group support.

 

Who to contact

Contact Position
Office
Telephone
0116 208 1505
E-mail
leicestershire.andrutlandmhm@nhs.net
Website
www.mentalhealthmatters.com/

Where to go

Name
Office
Address
The Swithland Suite, The Crescent
27 Kings Street
Leicester
Postcode
LE1 6RX
Notes

Office base

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday 11 – 12noon @ Ketton Sports and Social Club, Pit Lane, Ketton, Uppingham. Fortnightly (from 5/2/2018)
Monday 2.00 – 3.30pm @ Oakham Library. Fortnightly (from 5/2/2018)
Tuesday 9.30am – 12.30pm @ Oakham Library, in association with JobClub. Fortnightly (from 24/4/2018). JobClub will take your details as necessary for mhm.
Wednesday 11am – 1pm @ Oakham Congregational Church, High Street, Oakham. Fortnightly (from 7/3/2018)
Wednesday 1pm – 3pm @ Oakham Food Bank (voucher customers). Fortnightly (from 24/1/2018)
Thursday 10 – 12noon @ Dolphin and Gerrard Court, Community Centre, Johnson Road, Uppingham. Weekly
Thursday 2.30pm – 4pm @ VAR, Land’s End, Oakham. Weekly
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Evening

Other Details

Availability

Age Ranges
You have to be 18 and over to use this service.
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

To refer yourself to the service, simply call 0300 323 0189 to speak to one of our team. Alternatively, your GP or other social care/healthcare professional can call us to make a referral. You can also download a form from our website www.mhm.org.uk and email it to leicestershire.andrutlandmhm@nhs.net. You can post your referral to The Swithland SUite, The Crescent, 27 Kings Street, Leicester, LE1 6RX. Referrals can also be made at our drop in sessions.

 

No referral required to attend our information, advice and guidance drop in's.

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This page was last updated on: 18/07/2018

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