Mental Health Directory
Information on mental health services in Croydon
Thank you so much for all the help, support and kindness you have shown me. I've thoroughly enjoyed my time at Mind and have learnt so much as a trainee.
We thank all our volunteers for their valuable contribution to Mind in Croydon. Please note that all our volunteers (including volunteer/trainees) are subject to versions of the following documents which will be amended to reflect the needs of our different projects. Please note, the relationship between volunteers and Mind in Croydon is concerned with training/volunteering, not with employment. Volunteers including trainee/volunteers are undertaking work and complying with instructions as a trainee/volunteer, not as an employee. The underlying purpose of any agreement between yourself and Mind in Croydon is not to establish a relationship of an employer and employee but to enable you to acquire certain skills and experience (as a trainee) or to volunteer with the organisation.
If you require any clarification of the above, please contact the Human Resources Manager at 26 Pampisford Road, Purley, CR8 2NE (020 8668 2210) for further details.
As part of our Get Set to Go programme, Mind in Croydon are looking for a male swimming volunteer to support individuals who have experienced mental health problems in group swimming sessions for males. (Please note: this is not for swimming lessons).
Sessions will take place once a week for around an hour on a weekly basis at a leisure centre in Croydon.This will involve supporting small groups to take part in the activity to enhance their overall wellbeing. Please note: The service, and therefore the role is only available during office hours (9-5, Monday to Friday).
We are looking for individuals who are local to Croydon and have a good understanding of mental health and are:
You’ll need to be able to establish good relationships with people from different backgrounds and have an understanding of how physical exercise can improve mental and physical wellbeing.
Please find the role description here.
To apply please return the application form to: Active Minds, Orchard House, 15a Purley Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6EZ or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information contact 020 8253 8205
Our Orchard House building is in need of more volunteer receptionist/administrators.
To apply please return the application form to: Peter Phillips, Orchard House, 15a Purley Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6EZ or email to email@example.com
For more information contact 020 8253 8207.
As part of the Get Set to Go programme we are recruiting a team of volunteers who understand how sport and physical activity improves our mental and physical health. You’ll be able to support people with mental health problems so they can develop their own passion for sport.
You’ll need to be able to establish good relationships with people from different backgrounds and have some understanding of mental health.
We’ll support and train you as one of our volunteer Peer Navigators, which could be the first step of a new career in sport mentoring or peer support.
To apply please contact 020 8253 8205 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently recruiting for volunteer counsellors in the second year of Diploma or equivalent, qualified and looking for hours towards accreditation or simply wanting
to volunteer with us. These vacancies are to see clients in the evening only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Supervision will be provided for an hour and a half per fortnight on another evening to the one they see clients, or in the daytime.
You will find more information about the service by clicking here.
Application forms must be received by Monday 20th November 2017 with interviews taking place on Monday 27th November 2017 and Tuesday 28th November 2017.
Please send application forms marked for the attention of the Counselling Service Manager, Mind in Croydon, 26 Pampisford Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2NE.
The opportunity we are looking to recruit a small team of volunteers to help run our eBay sales operation. This is an exciting project to get involved with and an opportunity to develop good grounding in business and marketing skills.
The role will involve:
We are also looking for volunteers with expertise in certain types of items to help identify valuable goods that can be sold online.
Times you can volunteer:
Monday - Saturday: Morning or Afternoon.
If you are interested, please contact Peter 020 8253 8207 or the Shop Managers 020 8771 5950.
Addiscombe Shop, 289 Lower Addiscombe Road, Addiscombe, Surrey, CR0 6RE
Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 4pm
Telephone: 020 8662 9383