Bridport Mindfest – Festival of Wellbeing

Bridport Mindfest posterThe Bridport Mindfest is a festival for all ages with the intention to provide a framework for local mental health organisations.  The idea is to promote mental wellbeing and how it affects us all.

The motto of the festival is ‘Mental Health, Mental Wealth.’

Details of Mindfest…

The festival starts on Thursday 5th October and lasts until Tuesday 10th October – which is World Mental Health Day.

There are eighteen workshops by different organisations and five ongoing events throughout the festival.  There are films being shown, personal appearances and the chance to meet local and national organisations.

Dorset Mind are going to Mindfest on Saturday 7th October, and will be spreading mental health awareness.  We’ll also be letting people know about our plans to expand to West Dorset.

Other Organisations at the event are: Harmony, The Living Tree, Dorchester Bipolar Support Group, Bridport Dementia Action Alliance, CAB, EDP, Dorset Early Help, DCA, Sane, Dorset Mental Health Forum, Steps to Wellbeing, Total Release Experience, Rethink Mental Illness, Bridport Job Club, Dorset Police, Bridport Leisure Club, Susan Sutherland, HUGS and West Dorset Mencap.

For more information about the festival, click this link here.

Time: All day.
Date: 7th October 2017
Place: Bridport Town Hall, South St, Bridport DT6 3NQ
Cost: FREE.