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Press Release | St Albans pedalled for positive mental health at charity cycle ride

May 20, 2019 12:49 pm Posted by

Weather conditions on Sunday were perfect for the St Albans Charity Cycle Ride organised by the city’s Rotary clubs, where cyclists of all abilities and ages raised funds for charities including for positive mental health using their combined pedal power. Coinciding with Mental Health Awareness Week, friends, families, volunteers and colleagues of local charity The Counselling Foundation along with two other chosen beneficiaries...

Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service | Sunday 19 May

May 20, 2019 11:58 am Posted by

Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service | Sunday 19 May As part of this years Dying Matters Awareness Week 13 – 19 May, The Counselling Foundation were honored to provide one of the readings at the Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service held at the St Albans Cathedral on Sunday 19 May. May marks the first anniversary of the Foundation taking on the Bereavement...

Cathedral Donation Celebration #MHAW19

May 13, 2019 11:19 am Posted by

Cathedral Donation Celebration Our sincere thanks to the Congregational Giving Team, St Albans Cathedral for giving its support to our vital work in making counselling available to anyone experiencing anxiety, depression or grief. The Cathedral Abbey Church of St Albans Mission has donated £1,000 to our charity. This funding is especially valuable at this time because May marks the first anniversary...

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2019 | 13 – 17 May

May 9, 2019 1:37 pm Posted by

Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service | Sunday 19 May The theme for this years Dying Matters Awareness Week is ‘Are We Ready?’ and places emphasis on the importance of the nation opening up and talking about dying, death and bereavement. To mark the event Lynne McAllister, one of our Bereavement Counsellors will be providing a reading at the St Albans Cathedral Remembrance...

Mental Health Awareness Week | 13-19 May

May 7, 2019 2:22 pm Posted by

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 will take place from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 May 2019. The theme for 2019 is Body Image and how we think and feel about our bodies. According to Mental Health Foundation Body image issues can affect all of us at any age and directly impact our mental health. As part of Mental Health Awareness...

Waitrose Community Matters Appeal | Bedford

May 7, 2019 9:38 am Posted by

The Counselling Foundation are delighted to have been selected by Waitrose, Bedford as one of their three Community Matters causes for the month of  May. Customers can now get involved and use their green tokens to vote and support our Counselling Centre in Bedford and to help our mission to ensure long term counselling is available to anyone experiencing anxiety, depression or...

Clapham Counselling Training | Open Day

May 2, 2019 10:43 am Posted by

Great support for our Clapham Counselling Training Open Day yesterday evening – thanks to everyone who attended. We were pleased to welcome a vibrant engaged group all looking to explore counselling training this September in South London and to share with them the benefits of studying with the Foundation, including our personalised teaching style with small classroom sizes. Applications for...