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Peer Support Toolkit from REC in Shaftesbury

The Recovery Education Centre will be coming to Shaftesbury to deliver their Peer Support Toolkit course on Friday 20th May. Please support this course, especially valuable for people already, or thinking of, volunteering with Peer Support as well as those who work in health services, care and social support. May 2022 Timetable (1) Course Descriptions …

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An Introduction to Managing your Mental Health – 29th April – Sherborne Library

A bit outside our area but I thought it was worth mentioning.  Also a bit short notice – not sure how I missed this until today as I get Dorset Libraries newsletter!  The Sherborne Library web page shows “no events” so I suggest give them a call first! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-introduction-to-managing-your-mental-health-tickets-247211605567 “What can lead to poor mental …

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Living Well: Creative Writing for Wellbeing course in Shaftesbury

SKILLS AND LEARNING Course Details Start Date  29 April 2022 Location  Gold Hill Museum, Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, SP7 8JW Day  Friday Time  14:00 – 16:00 Duration  10 weeks Subject  LivingWell LivingWell courses are subsidised workshops that aim to support wellbeing in addition to teaching a skill. This fun and friendly course will help you to …

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Spokz People wellbeing community and programme

https://disabilityhorizons.com/spokz-people-wellbeing-community-and-programme-for-disabled-people/ “The Spokz People Wellbeing Community and Programme is a mental health platform for disabled people and those with health conditions and their families, now partnered with Disability Horizons Spokz People CIC (community interest company) is a not-for-profit organisation and social enterprise that provides mental health and wellbeing support to disabled people and their families. Over the …

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The Role of the Arts During the Pandemic

(from https://www.covidminds.org/ newsletter) This report, published by University College London (UCL) and funded by the Arts Council, summarises the complex role of the arts during the Covid-19 pandemic. During repeated lockdowns and venue closures, individuals and families relied on home-based arts activities and digital arts and cultural resources to help them manage the pandemic and …

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