South East and Central Essex Mind Update

South East and Central Essex Mind Update

Recruiting Volunteers

We are currently recruiting qualified volunteer counsellors to support our Children and Young People’s Services –

Discounted Tickets for 2-day Mental Health First Aid Training

Discounted tickets for our next 2 Day Mental Health First Aid training are now on sale – This qualification registers you as a Full Mental Health First Aider (rather than just a taster session) and is suitable for all abilities, no previous mental health training required. Bookings are discounted at £136.42 per person (RRP £300) – Training will be held on Fri 26th and Mon 29th March with bookings closing on Mon 15th.

Self Harm Awareness and Suicide Prevention Courses

SECE Mind are currently funded to deliver free Self Harm Awareness and Suicide Prevention courses online to organisations and individuals that work with youth in the local community. We are also able to run sessions for young people aged from 13+. ⁠To express your interest in taking part, please contact us at

LGBTQ+ Feedback Survey

As part of our continued work from LGBTQ+ History Month, we are sharing a short survey asking for feedback, experiences and input to help develop and improve mental health services for our local LGBTQ+ community – submissions are anonymous and all feedback is appreciated ​

Housing Support Worker Vacancy (Bank Work)

We are looking for new team members to for our Supported Housing Service. This role involves supporting housing tenants to secure independent living skills and practices that improve their mental health as well as developing sustainable tenancy skills. Visit to find out more and apply.

Jamie Langstone