Become a Mental Health Champion!

Mental health training that you can trust - delivered by experts.

Hull and East Yorkshire Mind is happy to be working alongside East Riding of Yorkshire Council to provide up to 200 FREE places on a series of Mental Health Awareness Workshops. 

The training will enable individuals to become local Mental Health Champions, and raise awareness of mental health in the local area. The workshop will also better equip individuals to spot the signs of poor mental health, to support someone who is struggling with their mental health, and to signpost them to the most appropriate service.

This free workshop raises awareness of mental health. It covers: 

  • What mental health is and how to challenge stigma
  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health problems
  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining wellbeing
  • Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing poor mental health

This is a half-day workshop delivered face-to-face at various locations across the East Riding. All workshops are FREE to East Riding of Yorkshire residents Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities and we limit numbers to 20 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.

Everyone who completes the course will get:

  • A certificate of attendance to say that you are now a Mental Health Champion with Hull and East Yorkshire Mind
  • A FREE mental health champion badge

We currently have the following dates and locations available. To book your FREE place, please complete the registration form below and a member of our team will be in touch.

  • FULLY BOOKED – Monday 11th April – 9:30am to 12.30pm (10am start) at The Wellbeing Hub, Hessle, HU13 0HB
  • FULLY BOOKED – Thursday 28th April – 1pm to 4.30pm at The Old Parcels Office, Station Approach, Bridlington YO15 3EP
  • FULLY BOOKED – Tuesday 17th May – 1pm to 4.30pm at Beverley Rugby Club, Beaver Park, Beverley HU17 9HT
  • FULLY BOOKED – Thursday 26th May – 1pm to 4.30pm at Bridlington Central Library, 14 King St, Bridlington, YO15 2DF
  • FULLY BOOKED – Wednesday 15th June – 9.30am to 1.00pm (10am start) at Beverley Library, Champney Rd, Beverley HU17 8HE
  • FULLY BOOKED – Tuesday 28th June – 1pm to 4.30pm at Love Driffield Foodbank, The Rear of 52/53 Market Place, Driffield, YO25 6AW
  • Friday 15th July – 9.30am to 12pm (10am start) at North Bridlington Library, Marton Gate, Bridlington, YO16 6YD
  • FULLY BOOKED – Thursday 21st July – 9:30am to 12.30pm (10am start) at Goole Library, Carlisle Street, Goole, DN14 5DS
  • Monday 12th Sept – 9:30am to 12.30pm (10am start) at Community Centre, Queen St, Withernsea, HU19 2HH
  • Wednesday 28th September – 9:30am to 12.30pm (10am start) at The Old Parcels Office, Station Approach, Bridlington YO15 3EP

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    We would like to keep in touch with you about the vital work we do for mental health in our local area, our fundraising appeals, ways you can support us, and our campaigning activities. Please tick to allow us to contact you using the details above.You can change your mind at any time by emailing [email protected] or by calling 01482 240200. Please note that your basic sign up data will be shared with East Riding of Yorkshire Council.