“There is no judgement, only listening ears from people who are going through, or have been through, it themselves”

Sorry for the radio silence: we have all been so busy! Parents in Mind peer support is now up and running in three sites: Coventry and Warwickshire, Halton and Newham. To give a flavour of what our support is like here's the story of a woman who attended one  of our Coventry and Warwickshire groups. … Continue reading “There is no judgement, only listening ears from people who are going through, or have been through, it themselves”

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The trials and triumphs of training

Last November the first cohort of NCT Parents in Mind volunteers gathered together in Warwickshire for week one of their peer supporter training. They were naturally apprehensive but also excited about the journey ahead of them. Each woman had personal lived experience of some degree of perinatal mental health or emotional difficulties, be this close to twenty … Continue reading The trials and triumphs of training