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THE PROJECT
Young People's Centre
Lyme Road
AXMINSTER, EX13 5AZ

Category Archives: News & Events

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training – New dates announced

The Project is pleased to announce that the next 2-day Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Course, which will take place on: Wednesday 16th to Thursday 17th November 2016 At East Devon Business Centre, Heathpark Way, Honiton The cost of the 2-day course is £185 plus VAT (total £222 payable) Cost includes: 2 full days […]

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The Project – Autumn Newsletter 2016

Welcome to our Autumn Newsletter! The last few months have been extremely busy for everyone at The Project. With so much going on, we’ve had little time to reflect on all that we’ve achieved during the first half of the year, hence why this newsletter has been produced slightly later than intended! Once we sat […]

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The Project shortlisted for the UK’s Largest Diversity Awards

The Project, the young people’s mental health support group based in Axminster, has been shortlisted for the Community Organisation Award for Age at the National Diversity Awards 2016. Charities and Role Models from across the UK will gather at the breathtaking Anglican Cathedral in Liverpool on September 16th 2016 for The National Diversity Awards.  The Best of British […]

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Annual Review & Impact Summary 2014-15

We are extremely proud to present The Project’s second Annual Review & Impact Summary, for the period 1 October 2014 to 30 September 2015.  We know we’re a bit late getting this out, but we think it’s well worth the wait! We hope you will enjoy reading about the progress and developments we have made, […]

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Breakfast with Damian Mark Smyth and EDBI

East Devon Business Initiative (EDBI) are delighted to bring you … Damian Mark Smyth: Award-winning Business Growth Expert, Author, Coach, Creativity mentor and inspirational TED Speaker gives us 90 minutes of his time. He has carved a name for himself in stress management and the importance of a healthy mindset to success. This will be […]

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The Project launches second support group

Local mental health support group expands to meet need A ground-breaking mental health scheme for young people is to open in Chard in January 2016, bringing a much-needed new service to the town. Called The Project, the scheme has been operating successfully in Axminster for the past two years, and is opening its second group […]

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The Project Newsletter – Autumn 2015

Read all The Project’s latest news in our Autumn 2015 Newsletter, including: Comic Relief funding boost for The Project New job vacancies at The Project Second young people’s support group to open in Chard Mental health training for professionals and young people Updates on our groups and activities Fundraising for The Project Click on the […]

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Job Opportunity – Group Worker/Session Facilitator

The Project is recruiting! We are looking for a special person to join our fantastic, and close-knit team, to plan and run our weekly support sessions for young people.   GROUP WORKER / SESSION FACILITATOR 12 hours per week (Wednesday & Thursday evenings, 5.30-9pm + flexi hours – £24,541 pro rata Sessions take place at the Young […]

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Introduction to Mindfulness Skills – Workshop

An Introduction to Mindfulness Skills (for Parents/Carers supporting a young person with mental health issues) Tuesday 19th May 2015 – 6.30-8.30pm Facilitator: Jerry Fox (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)   This year, Mental Health Awareness Week (11-17 May) is focussing on the benefits of MINDFULNESS in supporting mental health. So, we’re bringing you an Introduction to […]

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FREE Event! Introduction to Mental Health First Aid Training

The Project is hosting a FREE event offering an introduction to our very popular MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING courses on Tuesday 23 June 2015, 6-7pm at the Mill On The Exe in Exeter. Mental Health First Aid and Youth Mental Health First Aid are educational courses which teach people how to identify, understand and help a […]

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