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

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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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Why I Run – By Rich Potter (Volunteer)

On Sunday 12 th March, Myself and my friend, George, will be running the Bath Half Marathon. We have been using this opportunity to fundraise money for two charities: MacMillan Cancer Support & The Project. On the fundraising page (link below) you can find our reasons for choosing these two great charities; what you won’t […]

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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 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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New Mental Health Training dates announced

Would you know what to do if a child or young person in your care was suffering with depression? Do you know how to support a young person who is self harming? Do you feel comfortable talking about suicide?  Youth Mental Health First Aid is an internationally recognised mental health training course for people who teach, […]

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