Lancashire Mind

Lancashire Mind to host first-ever volunteers fair

Gemma Brennan, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator at Lancashire Mind. Pic: Lancashire Mind Lancashire Mind, a mental health charity based in Chorley, is celebrating National Volunteers Week with its first-ever volunteers fair. The fair, to be hosted on 5 June at Primrose Gardens […]

1 month ago
Simple step you can take to help people battling with mental health as NHS struggles

Mary O'Gara. Pic: Sharon and Paul O'Gara High suicide rates in Lancashire are leaving experts afraid we ‘haven’t seen the peak of this yet’ – but a simple initiative from one charity can make a real difference. […]

2 months ago
Kate Bush fans take over Miller Park for Wuthering Heights dance

Miller Park became a sea of red for Preston's first Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever in 2023 Pic: Lisa Brown Miller Park was a sea of red this morning as crowds of dancers and onlookers gathered for Preston’s Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever. The event, organised by Helen Frost, Louise […]

12 months ago
Kate Bush fans to descend on Avenham Park for mass dance

Sunshine in Avenham Park on some of the first days of restrictions easing Pic: Tony Worrall Kate Bush fans are invited to move themselves around with enthusiasm while recreating the iconic dance from the song Wuthering Heights in a Preston Park this summer. ‚ÄėThe Most Wuthering […]

1 year ago
Preston holds World Mental Health Day event

Worldwide Samba drummers at Preston Wellfest An event to bring people in Preston together to talk about mental health was held by Preston Wellfest. The event was held ahead of World Mental Health Day and offered […]

2 years ago
Lancashire Mind receive donation of hampers to help those in need

Lancashire Mind are set to benefit from a year’s supply of home starter hampers thanks to a donation from SPAR. The donation of hampers will provide a helping hand to […]

3 years ago
Unemployed over 50’s across Preston invited to four-week programme to help with mental health and job prospects

Lancashire Mind, the mental health charity, has launched a new self-development course for residents within the Preston area who are over 50 and currently unemployed. The free four-week programme aims […]

3 years ago
Photos of Preston and beyond wanted for new Love from Lancashire calendar

Competition entry of the sunset from Beacon Fell Pic: Frazer Faulkner Mental health charity¬†Lancashire¬†Mind is relaunching its¬†Love¬†from¬†Lancashire¬†photography competition. Last year’s competition saw various Preston and South Ribble locations featuring in the calendar, which celebrates the beauty and diversity of Lancashire and the effect […]

3 years ago
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