MhIST, the Mental Health Independent Support Team was set up in 1992
with the specific aims of providing a friendly and confidential service
to support and voice the interests of mental health service and their
Available in the community &
hospital. A friendly, independent & Confidential
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Assessments take place on a weekly
basis, an informal meeting with the counselling coordinator
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- Anxiety Self Help Group After many months of planning, honing and
preparation MhIST is starting its own Anxiety self help
group. The group will be facilitated by Mike Wilson.
It is starting on Friday 7th June from 14:30 until 16:30.
If you know people who could make use of this please let
for more information please call the office. 01204 527 200 Back
A Life skills group for any and all who want to have fun
whilst learning new skills or even if you just want to brush
up on what you know already. Sessions on Stress relife techniques,
organisation, communication, motivation and lots more.
added value The vision of MhIST is to provide
a society where people with mental health problems are
accepted and empowered to improve their quality of life.
Mission for the MhIST community to provide a friendly, safe
and positive environment for people with mental health
problems. Values the board has agreed core values, which
would not be compromised.
you can trust
We at MhIST have a team dedicated to finding the right help
and support for you. Our office hours are Mondays until
Friday 9:30am until 4:30pm we are closed all public
One of our many strengths is that we operate an answer
service during out of office hours 365 days a year.
team at your door
MhIST has several paid staff although much of the service is
actually provided by a large number of highly trained
volunteers. Importantly, MhIST delivers and continues to
develop mental health services that are well respected both
in the community and by statutory service providers alike
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your details. Your donation helps us provide practical
information and support. A regular donation also makes it
possible for us to offer our range of services. Even small
donations seem large if you're a small organization.