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Posted: 5th June 2024

A Summer of Wellbeing

We're really excited to be teaming up with so many lovely local organisations this summer. 

In August, we will be changing our Wellbeing offering to allow people to try out new activities! 

Anyone who lives in Doncaster, is over 18 years old and wants to find ways to improve their mental health is welcome to join us! 

What's on? 

We'll be hosting an Art Therapy Workshop, Cycling for all workshop, Nail Art Pamper Session, Sewing Workshop, Walking Workshop and Story Telling Workshop. 

Each session ranges from 1 hour - 2 hours and be delivered by a trained professional, as well as supportive staff from Doncaster Mind. 

To find out more about each session visit our events page!

Who are we working with?

Pedalready 

We're delighted to be working with Jeff at Pedalready to support you to get into cycling! Whether you used to cycle or you've never really got to grips with getting on a bike, we are excited to welcome you to join us. 

Pedalready already have sessions in Doncaster if you wanted to book onto one, just check out their website

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Knit & Stitch 

Liz at Knit & Stitch has kindly offered to host our Sewing Workshop on Wednesday 21st August. The session will be held at our building in the Market Place. nit & Stitch are a local craft shop in the Market Place selling fabric, yarn, buttons, craft equipment and deliver exciting courses to teach you how to get started! 

If you want to see what they have to offer, you can visit their website. 

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Barrell Organ

Ali from Barrell Organ Theatre Company has been working with us on a few projects for nearly 3 years now!

Barrell Organ are a wonderful company who support people to be able to learn how to tell their own story, write from the heart and express themselves all through the power of theatre.

If you want to know more about them, you can visit their website

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Our other sessions are delivered by our lovely team.


Katie - Student Art Therapist. Katie will be exploring how art therapy can support you to think about aspects of self and identity through making something. 

Lauren - Wellbeing Navigator. Lauren leads a lot of our courses and our Peer Support Group. She is very skilled in facilitating sessions that are fun, engaging and support you to feel better about yourself. 

Jenni - Wellbeing Groups Coordinator. Jenni organises all the activites, groups, courses and makes sure you get to the right course - she even writes some of them. Jenni makes sure the Wellbeing Service Groups are diverse, interesting and is never short of a mind blowing fact or two. 
August Wellbeing Activities

How do I book?

Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment!
You can text (Jenni) 07760 562 448 or (Lauren) 07928821854
Call: 01302 812190 
Email: wellbeing@doncastermind.org.uk  

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