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Ecominds gives £1.25m boost to national eco-projects
Five environmental organisations have been awarded up to £250,000 each to deliver projects as part of the Ecominds grant scheme.
£13K cheque given to Durham Ecominds project
A local Durham charity was today handed a giant cheque of £13K from grants scheme Ecominds. The award will give trainees from the college, many of whom experience mental distress, the opportunity to enter a conservation themed garden into the 2009 RHS Tat
£1 million given to a 'Load Of Old Rubbish' ... and other eco projects
Over £1 million has been awarded today to nine eco-projects throughout England from new grants scheme Ecominds.
New Year's resolutions could be bad for your mental health
"New year, new you" is a popular phrase, but in the dawn of 2009, Mind is urging people not to feel obliged to make New Year's resolutions as they can be bad for your mental health.
Mind on Countryfile
On 16 November 2008, Countryfile on BBC2 did a segment on Ecotherapy, Mind’s long-running campaign to put green exercise on the mental health agenda.
Olympian Phillips Idowu, Joe McGann and Sophie Anderton join thousands to Get Moving on World Mental Health Day
Friday 10 October - mass participation event boosting wellbeing and breaking down the barriers of mental health stigma in Battersea Park, London
Get Moving for mental health
England's first mass participation event boosting wellbeing and breaking down the barriers of mental health stigma on 4 - 12 October 2008
Ecominds offers pots of Big Lottery Fund cash to local environmental projects
Mental health charity Mind will celebrate the launch of Ecominds, its new multi-million pound grant giving scheme, by holding a garden party in London today
Money does grow on trees for Mind
Mind wins £8.8m to fund eco-projects that will tackle stigma and promote mental wellbeing.
Go Green to beat the blues
Leading mental health charity Mind today launches a groundbreaking new report which sets a new green agenda for mental health.
Mind tells employers and NHS: improve environment to improve mental health