Description:The Bristol BME Service works with existing Bristol Community Support Services in responding appropriately to the mental health needs of people from black and minority ethnic backgrounds. Rethink Bristol services support people to recover a better quality of life through one-to-one support in accessing community facilities. The BME service works in partnership with statutory mental health teams and the BME voluntary sector to improve access to services for BME people. We recognise that people may wish to communicate in a language other than English, therefore access to interpreters can be arranged. Service literature is available in Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi,…
Description:Our group meetings provide support & information for anyone affected by mental ill health, including families & friends who might otherwise feel alone or isolated.
Description:Christie Miller Road forms part of Wiltshire Supported Housing. The house is owned by Sarsen Ridgeway Housing Association and managed by Rethink Mental Illness. Christie Miller Road offers low - medium level supported accommodation for up to 2 years and consists of 3 bedrooms with shared facilities. The service is a supported housing service, staff are unable to handle, store or dispense medication, therefore it is of huge importance that all prospective tenants are able to be responsible for their own medication before applying. The service is staffed weekdays 9:00am-5:00pm and all tenants have access to an out of hours…
Description:County Durham Advocacy Service provides independent individual advocacy support and representation to service users. This involves ascertaining service users' wishes, feelings, beliefs, and values both verbally (for example during care review meetings or other care and support meetings) and in writing (for example writing letters on behalf of service users).
This service is free to access and independent of other services.