FRIEND (North Somerset) Limited

FRIEND (North Somerset) Limited

Charity information

FRIEND (North Somerset) Limited

Community Mental Health Resources for North Somerset including social activities, therapies, range of support groups, 1-1 development working, advocacy, bases in Weston super Mare and Clevedon.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    To provide high quality services to promote the empowerment of people with mental health problems in North Somerset in their personal recovery journey.

  • Aims

    FRIEND (North Somerset) Limited aims to:

    • To provide an easy-to-access response service to people taking steps to prevent mental breakdown.
    • Provide a range of meaningful services, based on needs identified: with Clients; local and national indicators; regular evaluation and adaptation of existing provision.
    • To enable individuals to be empowered in dealing with their mental health issues: offering a comprehensive and current range of resources, providing information about all aspects of mental health.
    • To provide a safe environment for people to recover at their own pace, encouraging clients to take an active role in the running of the organisation at every level, providing support and training.
  • Overview

    Established: June 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 900253

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 25

    Phone number: 01934 622292

    Address: 39 Oxford Street Weston super Mare Somerset BS23 1TN

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