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

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Mental Health Support is a Necessity

In his speech at our recent birthday event, the guest of honour and Mayor of Axminster, Jeremy Walden, pointed out that it’s a shame The Project needs to exist. If you went to your GP or a hospital A&E department with a physical condition requiring urgent treatment, he said, you would be rightly appalled if […]

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The Project is recruiting! Mental Health Support Worker

EXCITING NEWS! We are recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker to join our passionate and committed team, working with young people age 13-24 with mental health issues. The Project is an award-winning early intervention mental health support service, providing peer support groups for local young people affected by emotional and mental health issues across East […]

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#Support4September Begins!

Today, we are launching our #Support4September crowdfunding campaign to celebrate The Project’s birthday month. We aim to raise at least £15,000, which will help our support groups continue for another year. By donating to our campaign, you can secure one of our amazing rewards packages: visit www.crowdfunder.co.uk/theprojectyp for details of what’s on offer and to […]

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“This Is My Mental Illness” Art Exhibition

This summer, The Project is hosting an art exhibition to raise awareness of mental illness! Thursday 29 June – Sunday 2 July 2017 Pippins Community Centre, Axminster It’s not always easy (or possible) to put your feelings into words. I, like a lot of people, find it much easier to express my mental illness and […]

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Comedy, Curry & Quiz Fundraising Night

COMEDY, CURRY & QUIZ NIGHT Friday 3 March, 7pm Axminster Town Football Club Tickets: £15 (to include quiz entry, curry and comedy!) —————————— The Project is holding a Comedy, Curry & Quiz Night to raise much needed funds to continue our work supporting local young people with mental health issues, as well as their families. […]

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Vote for The Project

The Project needs your help! We have put The Project forward to receive funding from the Aviva Community Fund, and voting is now open. Please take a minute to vote for The Project, so that we are in with a chance of receiving these vital funds, which would allow us to continue supporting local young […]

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The Project … in just 3 years!

It’s not often I can think of an occasion when I would start a blog post with something that I saw on Facebook, but today that’s exactly where I find myself … For those of you who are Facebook aficionados, you’ll be familiar with the fact that it now feeds back to us memories of […]

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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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