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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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Mental Health First Aid in Sevenoaks

We are delighted to announce a new adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) 2-day training in Sevenoaks. Friday 24 November and Monday 27 November. 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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Candlelit Concert

To mark World Mental Health Day and in memory of Oli Max Cavey, West Kent Mind and Sue Glass are hosting a candlelit concert to raise awareness and tackle the stigma around mental health for young people in our community. Friday 20 October at St John’s Church in Hildenborough. The evening promises to be heartwarming and informative!...

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New Blue Run

Sign up online (until 2pm on Friday) for our New Blue 5k Run through the beautiful Knole Park this Sunday 15 October 2017, starting at 11.30am. Or pay on the day. Suitable for all ages and abilities, note though that the run is not timed. Each finisher will receive a medal and a goody bag. Show your support for West Kent Mind by wearing blue on the day. Let’s turn Knole Park blue!...

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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 28 September, as the July meeting has been cancelled. It will be held at: Sevenoaks Community Centre Cramptons Road Sevenoaks TN14 5DN 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. Note...

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Charity gig at Brookers Oast

We are pleased to announce a charity gig at the Brookers Oast pub at The Hop Farm on Saturday 9 September from 7.30pm. James Moy, a supporter of West Kent Mind, has arranged the gig in memory of his friend Ian Boynton aka Turner. Playing will be Nate Austin, Ryan Weeks and The Breaks. Proceeds from the event and the raffle will go to West Kent Mind and Hospital Radio Tunbridge Wells. Tickets £5, available from James Moy on 07851 143519 or on the door. Brookers Oast The Hop Farm, Maidstone Road Paddock Wood TN12 6PY See this event on...

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Doug Revell Memorial Concert

This year’s Doug Revell Memorial Concert on Wednesday 28 June is raising funds for West Kent Mind. 8pm at the Stag Theatre, the Blues with Bottle Club presents Debbie Bond and the TruDats. Debbie Bond is the ‘Queen of the Alabama Blues Delta’, and is a lively and talented performer. With her very special band (which includes her husband, ‘Radiator Rik’) this will be a blues gig to remember! Having played with and been mentored by some of the blues legends of the deep south, she now plays the blues with her own contemporary twist to much...

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Skiffle Express at the Sevenoaks Festival

On Saturday 24 June from 2pm, our own Skiffle Express will be performing outside Nandos at Blighs Meadow in Sevenoaks. It’s all part of the Sevenoaks Festival. There’s lots happening, so if you are in Sevenoaks please stop by and support them! Skiffle Express is the band that grew out of our Wellbeing through Music activity group, and they also were a key part of our Time to Change programme “Skiffle for Change”....

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Free Exam Stressbusting Session

On Friday 16 June we will be holding a free Exam Stressbusting Session at the House in the Basement Youth Café from 4pm-6pm. We will be there for any young people seeking help and guidance for their mental wellbeing during the schools’ exam term. This youth mental wellbeing event is organised by The Sevenoaks Youth Council. The House in the Basement Youth Café is under the Stag Theatre in Sevenoaks and is open Wednesday to Saturday. Term time 4pm – 9pm Holidays 2pm – 9pm Support is provided by our trained Youth Worker with...

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Charity Golf and Spa Day

The Sevenoaks and District Chamber of Commerce invite you to Nizels Golf and Country Club on 8 June for a day of golf, relaxation, fun and networking in aid of three local charities, Rockdale Housing Association, Wealden Sailability and West Kent Mind. The day is open to Chamber members and non-members, golfers and non-golfers alike. Golfers: put together your own four-ball team or register between 1 – 3 players and be allocated to a team. The golf starts at 12.30pm and will end with an evening BBQ and drinks in the bar. The price per person...

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