A Day on an Interview Panel with the HeadsUp Project

Reflections on my day with MIND, interviewing for staff MIND were hiring.  Well this might sound a damned boring thing to do but actually I was looking forward to doing it. Life was tough at the time. I was dealing with some incredibly stressful and heavy issues. It...

New Bi-borough HeadsUp Project Worker

We welcomed our new project worker, Rasmeet, to the team last month. Rasmeet will be working between Hammersmith & Fulham and Ealing facilitating inpatient and community forums. Rasmeet has a background working within the social care sector, she has a degree in...
Inpatient peer support

Inpatient peer support

I do lots of different involvement activities that help me a lot, and in this blog I will explain a bit more… I work on the wards (at Ealing hospital) with inpatients. We discuss their food, their bedrooms and the care they receive. This is peer support and it helps...
Being Involved in the HF Mind AGM

Being Involved in the HF Mind AGM

Speaking in front of assorted souls at the last Hammersmith and Fulham Mind AGM was both scary and rewarding. I’d been to previous AGMs, but only as a spectator. Even though we had no microphone and I was using a prepared speech, the feeling of holding an audience’s...