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Bognor Regis 1312141217- Two Day YOUTH Mental Health First Aid (for people working with children and young people)

Coastal West Sussex Mind

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 at 09:30 - Thursday, 14 December 2017 at 17:00 (GMT)

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Funded by West Sussex county Council
Funded by West Sussex County Council.
12 Dec 2017 £30.00 £0.00

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Eligibility

This is a two day course for people working with children and young people in West Sussex.

This course is being delivered through a partnership between Coastal West Sussex Mind, Grassroots Suicide Prevention, West Sussex County Council and West Sussex CCGs.

 

What is Youth MHFA?

Youth MHFA offers an internationally recognised course designed especially for those people that teach, work, live with or care for young people aged 8 to 18 years. 

Participants learn how to provide information, tools and techniques to promote a young persons mental and emotional well-being and to support a young person who might be experiencing mental and emotional distress.

 

What will I learn on a Youth MHFA course?

The aims of Youth MHFA are to enable participants to:

  • Gain a more in-depth understanding of some of the common mental health issues affecting young people, including depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis
  • Work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues
  • Identify stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues
  • Support young people with a mental health issue and relate to their experience


How will I learn?

The Youth MHFA consists of two full days.

You’ll receive a Youth MHFA manual that you can take away with you at the end of the course and a certificate from MHFA England.
 

 

Getting to the Venue

By Car Follow the brown signs to the Regis Centre. We are between Belmont Street and the Esplanade, There is a large car park next door. The parking charges are £3.20 for 4 hours and £7 for all day. You may find some free off-street parking in the roads nearby, within a 10 minute walk.

FOR SAT NAV THE POST CODE IS PO21 1BL.

 By Bus
Take a bus to Bognor Regis High Street. Walk east towards the main shopping parade (London Road) and turn right through the arcade. We are located at the end of the arcade (5 minutes walk).
By Train Take a train to Bognor Regis station. Leave the station by the main exit through the booking hall. Turn left to the main shopping precinct (London Road). Cross into the arcade. We are located at the end (10 minutes walk).

Timings and breaks

The course runs from 9.30 - 5pm both days:

  • Wed   13th Dec 2017
  • Thurs 14th Dec 2017


Refreshments

Tea and coffee will be provided during break times both mid-morning and mid-afternoon.


Registration fee

Your £30 registration fee for this course helps towards the additional venue and refreshment costs. This is a non-refundable fee.

Cancellations

Please notify us ASAP if you are unable to attend the course. As this is a funded programme our aim is to ensure all available places are taken up. Early notification may mean we can offer this space to someone on our waiting list.

In-House Courses

In House courses are a cost-effective way of training a whole team in your own venue, on a date that works for you. Please contact us to discuss your exact training needs on:

01903 277010

 

We hope you enjoy the course!

Do you have questions about Bognor Regis 1312141217- Two Day YOUTH Mental Health First Aid (for people working with children and young people)? Contact Coastal West Sussex Mind

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The Gallery
The Regis Centre
Belmont Street
PO21 1BL Bognor Regis
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 at 09:30 - Thursday, 14 December 2017 at 17:00 (GMT)


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Organiser

Coastal West Sussex Mind

Welcome to Coastal West Sussex Mind

We are an independent local mental health charity working in West Sussex.

We aim to promote good mental health through the provision of high quality services and through campaigning to improve services, raise awareness and understanding.

Our services support young people, adults, older adults, carers and families affected by mental health problems. We offer help and advice to people around improving their physical and mental well-being, strengthening their self-esteem and confidence, building strong relationships with family, friends and communities, getting into education, training and work and achieving their personal and social goals.

We also work actively in local communities to raise awareness about mental health and tackle the stigma and discrimination.

Phone: 01903 277000

Email: training@coastalwestsussexmind.org

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