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This is a half-day course for people working with adults in West Sussex.
This course is being delivered through a partnership between Coastal West Sussex Mind, Grassroots Suicide Prevention, and West Sussex Sussex CCG's.
What will I learn?
- Define mental health and some common mental health issues
- Identify stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues
- Relate to people's experiences and support people in distress
- Look after your own mental health
How will I learn?
The session will be a mix of presentations, group interaction and activities. Our instructors provide a safe learning environment and are trained to support you throughout the whole course. If you don’t feel comfortable joining in certain parts, then there is no pressure to.
Due to some of the sensitive subjects of our courses, we limit our course numbers. We want everyone to feel safe and our instructors can help if people find some parts particularly difficult.
You'll receive a MHFA Lite manual that you can take away with you at the end of the session and an attendance certificate from MHFA England.
Getting to the Venue
The nearest station is Worthing train station with many buses going to South Farm Road. There is some limited on-site parking aswell as parking available on roads near to the church. Please note that the car park can only be accessed from BROOMFIELD AVENUE. There is no vehicular access from South Farm Road. To find the car park, enter the post code BN14 7RY into your SatNav.
Timings & Breaks
The course runs from 9.00am to 12.00pm.
Tea and coffee with also be provided during break times. If you have a food allergy or dietary requirement we advise you to bring your own food and refreshments. Thank you
Your £10 registration fee for this course helps towards the additional venue and refreshment costs.This is a non-refundable deposit.
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 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:
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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