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Completed forms to be sent to jonthackeray@Mindtws.org.uk
As a result of recent retirements we are seeking to reinvigorate the Board with new trustees to drive and sustain our charity. In particular we are looking for an inspirational leader with a robust commercial awareness who has an interest in helping our service beneficiaries achieve positive mental well-being to become our new Chair of Trustees.The role of the Chair is to provide leadership and direction to the board of Trustees and to enable the board to fulfil their responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation.
1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. Mental health problems are extremely common and can last for many years if not treated. MindTWS (part of the national Mind network) is committed to helping people to improve their mental well-being and supporting recovery. Local charity Mind in Taunton & West Somerset unveiled a year of significant achievements and future aspirations at their recent AGM. Our three-year strategy rolling strategy not only aims to provide services which seek to address the mental health needs of individuals and assist them to live fulfilling lives but also to contribute to a wider pattern of care through constructive partnerships with other providers, and referring agencies, This plan has been given an overwhelming ‘thumbs up’ from our stakeholders and we have a positive and bright future ahead of us
Anyone interested in learning more about becoming a trustee should contact either Geoff Pateman (Treasurer) at geoffpateman@mindTWS.org.uk or Jon Thackeray (Company Secretary) at jonthackeray@mindTWS.org.uk.
Alternatively contact our CEO, Andy Pritchard, telephone Call (01823) 334906.