AGM at RESTORMEL MIND

You ae invited to attend our AGM to be held at 2A Hamley Court, Dennison Road, Bodmin, PL31 2LL.  We will meet at 11.30am on Monday 11th June 2018.  There will be refreshments after the meeting. RSVP maureen.ramh@googlemail.com Continue Reading

RESTORMEL MIND CHARITY SHOP

RESTORMEL MIND CHARITY SHOP

DONATIONS NEEDED Our Charity Shop, which opened in 2012, is located at 61 Fore Street, Bodmin. The shop helps to sustain local projects including the ‘Soil to Soup’ Garden, Walking for Wellbeing, Yoga for Wellbeing, Art for Wellbeing and Music for Wellbeing.  The shop also offers a number of volunteering opportunities through a Mentoring into… Continue Reading

Presentation of Donation from Bodmin Wassailers

Presentation of Donation from Bodmin Wassailers

On Friday 2nd February Dr Maureen was presented by Bodmin Wassailers with a cheque for £400 for our Charity, being one half of the amount collected by them on the 6th January for Restormel Mind and Help Jaydon Walk.   Dr Newman then presented the Wassailers with a Certificate of Donation in appreciation of this generous… Continue Reading

BODMIN WASSAIL

BODMIN WASSAIL

On the 6th January at 12.00pm the Wassailers started their journey at the Shire House Suite before setting off on their 12 hour preamble around the town, wishing good health and happiness to all they came into contact with, including staff in our Charity Shop. During their journey the Wassailers carry a purse to accept… Continue Reading

PRESENTATION OF DONATION FROM KILKHAMPTON SUMMER FETE COMMITTEE

PRESENTATION OF DONATION FROM KILKHAMPTON SUMMER FETE COMMITTEE

Sincere thanks to Kilkhampton Summer Fete Committee for thinking about our organisation when they kindly donated the sum of £500 to help us pay for our Wellbeing services. Dr Maureen Newman (CEO) and Mr Kevin Penhallurick (Volunteer) are pictured with  Mr Ed Nancekivell, Chair of the Committee Continue Reading

WADEBRIDGE ROTARY CLUB WHEELS EVENT

WADEBRIDGE ROTARY CLUB WHEELS EVENT

We are very grateful to Wadebridge Rotary Club for choosing us as the Headline Charity and main  beneficiary of the 2017 Annual Wheels event held on Sunday 16th July 2017. Our CEO, Dr Maureen Newman,  attended the Wadebridge Rotary meeting on 24th August where she was presented with a generous cheque for £5,000. In addition to… Continue Reading

DONATION FROM THE SANTANDER FOUNDATION

Restormel Mind is very grateful to have received a donation of £2,600.00 from the Santander Foundation which offers Discovery Grants to UK registered charities for projects that help disadvantaged people in local communities. This Grant will be used towards the funding of our Music Group whose members meet on Monday afternoons and also play for… Continue Reading

AGM at RESTORMEL MIND

You are invited to attend our AGM to be held at 2A Hamley Court, Dennison Road, Bodmin PL31 2LL.  We will meet at 2.00 pm on Thursday 22nd June.  Refreshments.  RSVP maureen.ramh@googlemail.com Continue Reading

Garfield Weston Foundation 2016 – 17 Funding

Garfield Weston Foundation 2016 – 17 Funding

The Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded grant-making trust established in 1958.  Since it began the Foundation has donated over £960 million to charities across the UK.  In the last financial year, the Foundation donated over £60 million.  From small community organisations to large national institutions, the Foundation supports a broad range of charities and activities… Continue Reading

DARYL WILL RUN THE LONDON MARATHON FOR US

DARYL WILL RUN THE LONDON MARATHON FOR US

We are very grateful to Daryl Ashley who will be running the London Marathon 2017 in April to raise funds for our Charity.  Daryl himself suffers from depression and is running in memory of his much loved nephew, Joe, who sadly took his own life a few years ago.  This will be Daryl’s first marathon… Continue Reading

OUR ENTRY IN THE ST PETROC’S CHURCH CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL

OUR ENTRY IN THE ST PETROC’S CHURCH CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL

A member of the public, with Zennor the huskey, looking at our Butterfly Tree Each butterfly was individually made by members of the Art for Wellbeing group. We chose to decorate our tree with butterflies because of the transformational journey of the caterpillar to the butterfly as it emerges from its cocoon state and spreads… Continue Reading

OUR SHOP CHRISTMAS WINDOW

OUR SHOP CHRISTMAS WINDOW

We are very proud that our Charity Shop Christmas windows have won a runner up award in the Bodmin Best Dressed Christmas Window competition. Pictured outside the shop, from left to right, are Assistant Bob, Joint Managers Rebecca and Lisa and Volunteer Carol. Continue Reading

FITNESS TO WELLBEING GROUP

FITNESS TO WELLBEING GROUP

Members of the Fitness to Wellbeing Group with Group Leader Emily, second from left, enjoying a light buffet lunch together after their morning’s exercise. Continue Reading

GENEROUS DONATION FROM FUNDRAISING BARBECUE

GENEROUS DONATION FROM FUNDRAISING BARBECUE

Dr Maureen Newman (second from left) and members of the Bodmin Wellbeing Centre were delighted to accept a cheque for £500 from Jane Hoskin (second from right) of Lanivet. The donation was raised at a barbecue and dance organised by Jane and her husband Chris at their home, Penvivian Barn, Fenton Pits, Lanivet, where music… Continue Reading

Walking for Wellbeing

Walking for Wellbeing

  Some of the members of this friendly Group enjoying a walk with Group Leader Emily (in the middle) and their dogs, despite the chilly weather when this photograph was taken. Continue Reading

ART EXHIBITION

ART EXHIBITION

Left to right Mickey, Emily, Jess, Caroline, Bob, Alex and Maureen. Members, staff and volunteers of the Restormel Mind Art for Wellbeing Group. Our Art for Wellbeing Group recently held an exhibition of their work in the Shire Hall. Members were very pleased to see their pieces displayed and visitors gave us some brilliant feedback.… Continue Reading

Art For Wellbeing Exhibition from 19th – 30th OCTOBER

The Exhibition runs from the 19th – 30th October, Monday – Friday 8.45am – 4pm & Saturdays 10am – 5pm at the Shire Hall Gallery, Mount Folly Square, Bodmin, PL31 2DQ. Art for Wellbeing is a weekly art group that meets at the Wellbeing Centre in Bodmin on Thursdays from 2pm – 4pm.  Why not… Continue Reading

Bodmin Restormel Mind Charity Shop Cheque Presentation

Bodmin Restormel Mind Charity Shop Cheque Presentation

Our Charity Shop celebrated the donation by Linda Howard, Volunteer, who raised £420 to support our Wellbeing Services.  Dr Maureen Newman, CEO, said “Without the support of people like Linda and the customers who come into our shop to purchase goods as well as the people who donate items, we could not continue to provide… Continue Reading

Minister praises local Bodmin Charity

Minister praises local Bodmin Charity

Norman Lamb, Minister of State at the Department for Health, was in Bodmin this week to announce an extra £1.25 billion to help improve children and young people’s mental health services as part of the Budget. Local MP Dan Rogerson explained the announcement is part of the Coalition Government’s plans to end the stigma around… Continue Reading

New resource sharing site for Musical Mixtures! – the Mind ‘Music for Wellbeing’ group in Bodmin

Musical Mixtures! – the Mind ‘Music for Wellbeing’ group in Bodmin has a new ipernity site for sharing audio files and sheet music and also links re. music theory, improvisation, technical skills etc. such as Julie Lyonn Liebermann’s books: About Musical Mixtures! Musical Mixtures! is a friendly skills-sharing music group in the Camel Valley. Our… Continue Reading

Streetband Workshop with Wadebridge Creative Hub

Streetband Workshop with Wadebridge Creative Hub

Street bands are one of the musical wonders of the world, the sound of celebration from Brazil to New Orleans, the Balkans to Delhi. These bands flourish across the globe playing music to accompany processions, dances, rituals, civic occasions, fairs, outdoor theatre and circus. On Saturday 25th January Tim Hill from Tongues of Fire and… Continue Reading

2A Hamley Court, Dennison Road, Bodmin, PL31 2LL

Email: info@restormelmind.org.uk

Charity number: 267794