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Thank You Waitrose Bedford

November 24, 2020 2:12 pm Posted by

Waitrose Community Matters Scheme | Counselling Support for those living Bedford A huge thank you to Waitrose Bedford Green Tokens Scheme. Our Bedford Centre, Clinical Manager, Fiona Di Leo was on hand to receive the cheque on behalf of The Counselling Foundation. The funds will enable us to top the cost of counselling for those living in the Bedford area...

Ask Twice Campaign

November 17, 2020 2:50 pm Posted by

This November, Time to Change launch their ‘Ask Twice’ campaign on 19 November on International Men’s Day, to help tackle the mental health stigma. Now, more than ever, we know everyone’s mental health is under pressure.  This November, by encouraging everyone to work together to tackle mental health sigma and discrimination by getting people to ask not just once, but...

World Kindness Day 2020

November 13, 2020 2:06 pm Posted by

World Kindness Day is celebrated annually on 13th November. Today is World Kindness Day; what will you to do to help promote positive mental health for both yourself and those around you? Helping others with acts of kindness especially during this pandemic is good for our own mental health and wellbeing, helping to reduce stress and improve our emotional wellbeing. What...

Co-op Local Community Fund | Bedford Counselling Centre

November 13, 2020 2:03 pm Posted by

We’re delighted our Bedford Counselling Centre has been selected to take part in the Co-op Local Community Fund. To help us make the most of this funding opportunity, we share a few ways you can help support our charity and boost our funding. How the Fund Works Our cause is one of three causes in our Bedford community where Co-op members...

Trustees Week | 2-6 November

November 3, 2020 2:21 pm Posted by

This week is Trustees Week 2020, an annual event to recognise and celebrate the vital work of our trustees who are all volunteers giving up their time to make important decisions about our charity’s work. It’s an opportunity to highlight the amazing work of trustees, support boards to improve their governance, and encourage new people to consider trusteeship and volunteering...

Movember 2020

November 3, 2020 2:13 pm Posted by

The Movember Foundation is a charity tackling men’s health globally all year round. We support the campaign as we encourage our dads, partners, brothers and friends to talk about their mental health struggles. Our thanks to Ciaran Bradley for allowing us to share his recent article “Depression in Men | Do you feel like you can speak out when you’re...

Press Release | The Foundation welcomes Emma Branch as new CEO

November 2, 2020 10:32 am Posted by

The Counselling Foundation is set to welcome Emma Branch as the new CEO from November to lead their organisation into the future. Emma who joined the Foundation’s Board of Trustees over a year ago was inspired to have greater involvement in the charity after seeing the positive impact their work had on the community through subsidised counselling sessions and professional...