North Kent Mind has been involved in various projects which have resulted in films being produced. Please take a look at them below.
The All Our Stories Project recorded the experiences of our service users and resulted in a short film and art exhibition.
The Limelight Project was to celebrate 50 years of North Kent Mind we held a performance in June this year at the Orchard Theatre Dartford. .
Springboard offers people 18 and over who are or have experienced mental health back into full time, part-time employment, volunteering, work placements , educational courses and retention support. You will receive one to one support, with CV’s, mock interviews, job search, work skills and overcoming barriers that you may have to gain employment. We also deliver “Preparing For Work” courses 10 sessions, 2 hours per week over in all three locations.
Ecology Island is a nature-based intervention, which takes place weekly across 8 sessions in a woodland area of Central Park, Dartford. The participants take part in a range of nature-based activities which allow them to learn new skills in a supported environment, outdoors in nature. Examples include bushcraft, campfire cooking, scrub clearance, wildlife ID, litter picking, bird and bat box building, wildflower planting and more.
Open sessions are held on Mondays in Gravesend. They offer an unpressured environment, a ‘safe space’ where people with mental health issues can come and meet others and generally socialise.
Wellbeing Services. Many different services are provided by this department: they are all open to anyone aged 17 or over who has a mental health issue and lives within the Dartford, Gravesham or Swanley area.