Mind Havering are taking referrals for their Ready For Adulthood six week face-to-face programme which starts on Friday 10 June from 12.30-2.30pm at their offices (Harrow Lodge House) in Hornchurch. The eligibility criteria is being a Havering resident, aged 17-25 with mild-medium symptoms and low risk.
Here are some of the topics covered each week:
Introductory session: getting to know young people and establishing trust
Improving two-way communication
Increasing emotional resilience (including confidence, self-esteem and assertiveness)
Wellbeing: food & mood, healthy relationships, self-care etc.
Daily living skills and independence
Planning for the future
If you have a young person whom you think may benefit from attending this programme, please complete and return the referral form. Mind Havering will then arrange a ‘Connection Meeting’ with you and the young person to ensure they feel comfortable to attend and also to allow them to ask any questions they may have.