Project information

Healthy Food, Healthy Mind

Food impacts on our daily lives and many of our clients live on a nutrient poor diet, we would to teach our clients and people in the community about healthier eating and how they can attain a better diet.

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Charity information: Wellingborough Mind

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  • Need

    Need

    Many people seek to take control of their mental health using self-help, and to find approaches they can use alongside, or even instead of, prescribed medication.

    Solution

    One self-help strategy is to make changes to what we eat, and there is a growing interest in how food and nutrition can affect emotional and mental health.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Informing on how diet may affect mental and emotional health

    Activities

    » Group consultation and introduction to food diaries
    » Food tasting and exploration

    Success will be 40 people working through the 10 week course


  • Impact

    Impact

    The project will provide local residents with new life skills and a better understanding of how there diets affects many aspects of there life.

    We will demonstrate the success of the project through personal testimonials and a review process at the end of the project to review participants eating habits

    Risk

    There is risk that not enought people paticipate in the project.
    We will deal with this by advertising through internal and external agencies that work with people living with mental health needs.

    Reporting

    Donors will have the option of receiving a report at the end of the project outlining outcomes of the project.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £2,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £2,000 Kitchen Fixture and Fittings .
  • Background

    Location

    Wellingborough

    Beneficiaries

    People with expereinces of Mental disterss

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We have had sucess in proving a variety of life skill projects over the last 10 years and in that time have helped many people develop skills that enable them to better cope with there lives.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Nigel Mansfield

    Nigel has great leadership and motivational skills that can bring together groups of people to work towards a common goal.