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Mental Health First Aid (Youth) in Sevenoaks

We are delighted to announce a new adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) YOUTH 2-day training in Sevenoaks. Friday 19 and 26 January. Through the use of subsidised venues and as part of our charitable mission, we can offer this valuable programme at only £120. Book online...

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MHAG South West Kent

The next meeting of the Mental Health Action Group (MHAG) for South West Kent will be on Thursday 1 February. It will be held at: The Eden Centre Four Elms Road Edenbridge TN8 6BY Mental Health Action Groups (MHAGs) provide a local forum for mental health information, support and expertise. They are an active platform and welcome everyone to participate in equal partnership to improve the lives of people living with mental health issues and their carers, both locally and county-wide. The meeting starts at 2pm. There will be a...

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Christmas Lights Switch-On!

On Friday 24 November we are once again supplying festive revellers with delicious and warming mulled wine and mince pies as the Sevenoaks Christmas Lights are switched on. This year we have a great central location outside Tesco, opposite The Oak Tree pub. We look forward to seeing you there! The switch-on will be at 7.30pm. From 7pm the cast of this year’s Stag Theatre pantomime ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ will be entertaining and leading carol singing. The High Street will be closed to traffic from 5.30pm and parking is free from...

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Suicide Awareness and Prevention

We’ve been chosen by Kent County Council to run a programme of free Suicide Awareness and Prevention training across Kent. Every suicide is a tragic event which has a devastating impact on friends and family, and can be felt across the whole community. It’s a difficult and often taboo subject, however we can all learn to listen to and help someone who is having suicidal...

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Way to go Warners

Local firm Warners Solicitors and Handlesbanken will be taking on the Three Peaks Challenge in July 2018. The challenge involves climbing the highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales (Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon) within 24 hours. The team have set themselves an ambitious target of £10,000 for West Kent Mind and will be holding various fundraising events throughout the year. The team of 10 hikers and 3 support drivers will travel to Fort William and start their challenge with Ben Nevis, before taking on Scafell Pike in the Lake...

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