In partnership with the Community Restart team, Blackburn Rovers Community Trust, the local council and other organisations, the Blackburn Social Inclusion Service is taking part in a range of activities to support World Mental Health Week, October 9th – 15th. Everyone is welcome to go along and enjoy the fun at the BwD Zone In […]

Creative Support definitely has Got Talent and the competition is well and truly on! The first round auditions of Creative Support’s Got Talent have concluded and the judges have made their selection for the finals on Monday October 10th, World Mental Health Day. You can check out the finalists’ videos on our You Tube channel. […]

Service users and staff took advantage of a special service user community grant and the summer sunshine to make the most of the August bank holiday weekend. For more information and photos, take a look at our special edition newsletter here!

Our projects in North Lincolnshire have already started on their journey to mark World Mental Health Day on October 10th in a creative and original way. Service users and staff from Parkers Lane and Dryden Road mapped out a route around all of Creative Support’s projects for people with mental health needs, totaling a distance […]

Service users are invited to come and meet Creative Support’s Board of Trustees at an afternoon tea on Thursday 20th October at The Midland Hotel in Manchester. You will have the chance to find out what the Board does, ask questions and give feedback on the support you received. The event starts at 3pm and […]

Following the success of their Easter Craft Fair, service users and staff at The Helm in Lancaster have been working hard to put together an Art Exhibition showcasing the work that has been created during the Art For Relaxation Sessions on Tuesdays. Paintings and craftwork including rag rugs, jewellery, bags, quilting and collages make up […]

Calling all creative service users! We are looking for entries for Creative Support’s annual Arts and Crafts Competition and the winning entries will feature in the 2012 calendar. Whatever your speciality, we are looking for all kinds of art and crafts to make our calendar look amazing! Last year’s entries included paintings, decorated t-shirts, posters, […]

Thanks to a grant from the Big Lottery Fund, our Breakthrough service now has a Whole Body Vibration (WBV) machine, also known as a Power Plate, to support all members’ physical and mental wellbeing. The WBV machine vibrates at a low frequency whilst you stand or sit on it. It can be used to help […]