World Mental Health Day funding available in Broxbourne and East Herts

A small amount of funding has been made available to support bids for locality based events or activities that will promote positive mental health on World Mental Health Day in the Broxbourne and East Herts area.

 

NHS Hertfordshire stated:

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'We are able to support bids for small amounts of funding for locality based events or activities that will promote positive mental health on World Mental Health Day. We want these events and activities to promote Mental Health awareness and education and help reduce stigma associated with mental ill health. New innovative and interesting ideas and ways of doing this are always welcome.

 

We would especially welcome bids for funds from organisations in the Broxbourne, Cheshunt and Waltham Cross areas.

 

If you think you have an idea or project that would fit with what we are trying to achieve please send a brief description of the initiative to Leslie Billy (leslie@hertsviewpoint.co.uk)at Viewpoint or Freepost RSHZ-UKGK-RUJJ, Viewpoint, 56 Bridge Road East, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1JU.

 

Viewpoint and Carers in Herts will consider this and advise you of the outcome, they will try and do this within a day of receiving your application so you will know the outcome with minimum of delay.'

Download the Factsheet here and download the application form here.

 

The Theme this year is 'Living with Schizophrenia' and people and organisations across Hertfordshire will be celebrating the day with events and activities.

 

We want these events and activities to promote Mental Health awareness and education and help reduce stigma associated with mental ill health. New innovative and interesting ideas and ways of doing this are always welcome.