MIXED GROUPS MONDAY 18.30 -20.30 (more) HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, TRINITY PLACE, BINGLEY BD16 2PR. TUESDAY 10.30 -12.30 (more) THE KALA SANGAM ARTS CENTRE, 1 FOSTER SQUARE, BRADFORD BD1 4TY. WEDNESDAY 11.15 – 12.45 (more) THE SUE BELCHER CENTRE, 106 BRACKEN BANK DRIVE, KEIGHLEY BD22 7AE. WEDNESDAY 11.15 – 12.45 (more) THE BRADFORD DEAF CENTRE, 25… Read More MFG MEETINGS, VENUES & TIMES
Wellness for Life Academy – Moving Forward Group’s Contribution. The Wellness for Life Academy is a partnership venture between the University of Bradford Well-being Centre, Faculty of Health Studies and multiple NHS and third sector health and social care services in conjunction with service user participation. It is a project aimed at establishing a shared… Read More Join us at – Bradford University Summer School 2018
From Thursday the 22nd March 2018 the Equity Partnership and Moving Forward Group will work In partnership to provide mental health peer group support to the LBGT Community within Bradford. Any questions for Moving Forward please use: Web site: http://www.movingforwardgroup.org Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Call/Text: Tel: 07762 508 945 Any questions for Equity Partnership please use: Web… Read More Equity Partnership Moving Forward Group
Moving Forward meetings follow a simple but effective format. Key subjects from the Moving Forward Course are repeated at times. This takes the form of group discussions with experience and knowledge being shared. The meetings are Facilitator led and are flexible enough to respond to critical issues for the group or, individuals. There are two,… Read More What happens at a Moving Forward meeting?
Wednesday 7th March at our Manningham Venue. Thursday 15th March at our Keighley Venue. The training will be delivered as part of our regular peer support group meetings by staff from the Bradford based HALE Project. The start times for our peer support groups at both venues are as follows: Women’s Group – 9:15hrs. Mixed… Read More Self-care Training
#WorthValley Women’s Group morning meeting has been cancelled due to snow. #Manningham venue is open this morning despite snow. Hope to see you there! Manningham venue.
So what is Moving Forward really about? It’s about real insight, changing life, belonging to a community within society – membership, continuing support, bottom up design of services, the leadership of peers & personal development towards peer group leadership. In the world of mental health this paradigm is often called “the user movement” with a… Read More One of those paradigms!
Moving Forward was formed as a Men’s Mental Health Support Group five years ago by Alan Wilson of Keighley, West Yorkshire. Moving Forward is highly regarded by local mental health practitioners -descriptions such as “gold standard”, “priceless”, “vital” are often used. Member’s use phrases such as “I’d be dead if it wasn’t for you”, “It’s… Read More Moving Forward – My first six months are up soon.
Russell has been involved with Moving Forward for since mid-September 2017. This is what he has to say: – “Until I joined Moving Forward. I was isolating myself. Thoughts becoming darker. Self neglect. I so look forward to attending my men’s group and sharing our stories. They are a great bunch of lads. All there… Read More Russell’s view so far.
This photo was taken at today’s Moving Forward group in Kieghley. The level of mutual support, compassion and empathy is something that has to be witnessed. It has been on the go for four years now. There are plans for expansion and growth including starting a women’s group in Bradford which I shall be honoured… Read More A members view..