An independent charity, supporting local people for positive mental health

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Sunderland Mind is a registered local independent charity that provides confidential, high-quality services for individuals, carers and families experiencing emotional or mental health problems.

We aim to provide advice, information and counselling in a safe, caring and non-judgemental environment. This is all done with the people of Sunderland and our wider community in mind, allowing us to develop services and training opportunities that truly reflect their needs.

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Sunderland Mind No Filters Podcast

Our No Filters podcast opens up conversations around a range of topics with staff, service users, volunteers and partner organisations as well as covering what is going on in and around Sunderland. The podcast is currently hosted By Vic Austin our Communications Officer. Our podcast has been lucky enough to feature some amazing guests. If you would like to get involved, contact [email protected]

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Family Fun and Fitness Day

Family Fun and Fitness Day

We are so excited to announce our BRAND NEW Family Fun and Fitness Day on Wednesday 31st July! Come along to get crafty and take part in fun fitness activities with your family from 11-3! And don’t forget your picnic too! Places are limited so act fast to make sure you don’t miss out on a brilliant day! Young people aged 5-17 are welcome but they must be accompanied by an adult. To sign up Contact Marsha on 0191 565 7218 / [email protected]

Posted on: 25th June 2024

Happy Volunteers Week!

Happy Volunteers Week!

Volunteers have been an integral part of our organisation for the last 50 years. It is thanks to their kindness, selflessness and dedication that we are able to continue supporting our community for positive mental health…

Posted on: 6th June 2024

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Job Opportunities

We are have some exciting job opportunities available for you to join our Sunderland Mind Team. Check them out below! Closing Date Sunday 19th May. Full job description and application pack available. Contact Leigh Ann Thomson on [email protected] / 0191 565 7218 Thanks to players of the National Lottery.

Posted on: 3rd May 2024

Group Update!

Group Update!

After weeks of working collaboratively across their sessions, our Knit and Natter members are officially joining forces with our Fabric Creators to create one big group. This means that Fabric Creations is now our home for anyone who loves to sew, knit, crochet, and everything in between.

Posted on: 8th April 2024