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

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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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The Last Time – written by one of our young people, Gemma

The Last Time. This is the last time I’m going to write about you. I could probably write a book about you, and all the things we did together, but, at the end of the day, you couldn’t even write a sentence about me. So I’m giving myself a rest. My Fingers know your name […]

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JOB VACANCY: We are recruiting!

JOB VACANCY! Support Session Coordinator & Facilitator 14 hours per week (Wed/Thurs evenings in Chard/Axminster + home-based flexi time) The Project are recruiting! We’re looking for one amazing person to join our team, to run our support sessions for young people age 13-24. This is a rewarding role, working with young people, planning, organising and […]

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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 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 tragedy of teenage suicide – by Debbie

In recent days, I’ve been given cause to reflect on the potentially devastating consequences of mental illness in teenagers and young adults – more specifically on the consequences of young people not receiving the help they need when they need it. Suicide is always a tragedy, heart-breaking, painful, but when it’s a young person who […]

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Second Mental Health Award Nomination!

                        This is an article taken from the local paper, ‘View from Axminster’ today. Debbie will be heading down to the awards ceremony this week. Whether we win or not it’s an absolute honour to be nominated.    

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Roots and Wings

Sarah read this poem in a session the other night and I liked it so thought I would share it with you all. Let us know what you think in the comments 🙂 If I had two wishes, I know what they would be I’d wish for Roots to cling to, and Wings to set […]

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Proud moment for The Project as Debbie accepts the South West Mental Health Hero Award!

    We are all incredibly proud of Debbie and think this is well deserved. She works incredibly hard for The Project and mental health issues in general, it’s fantastic to see this being acknowledged. For more details please visit the links below – Midweek Herald article ITV News coverage    

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The Project Newsletter – Autumn 2014

Read all The Project’s latest news in our Autumn 2014 Newsletter, including: The Project is shortlisted for a Mental Health Champion Award Training for schools and organisations Give your feedback on children and young people’s mental health services Supporting our #heartonthehand campaign Fundraising for The Project Click on the image below to read more …

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