Since 2012, Care in Mind have been offering specialist mental health packages to young people aged 16-30 in residential care settings. Our innovative and evidence-based model of care aims to support young people presenting with high levels of complexity and risk in the least restrictive setting. Many of the young people we work with transition to us from inpatient settings and may have experienced numerous previous admissions and/or placement breakdowns. We can also provide an alternative to hospital admission as we are able to manage significant levels of risk safely in a least restrictive community setting. Our unique model provides 24/7 on-call and crisis intervention support, which helps us support our young people in maintaining their community placement and avoiding readmission.
Once again this year at Care in Mind we held our annual Christmas Card Competition. The competition is open to all young people across our services to design a Christmas card. The winning entry is then developed into an e-card to share with families, friends, external stakeholders and Care in Mind staff. The competition was […]
We are delighted to report that Laura, one of our Young People’s Champions and previous Care in Mind service user, was recently nominated for an award at the Greater Manchester Care Leaver Awards 2019. The Awards were held at the Royal Northern College of Music on 23rd October. Laura’s leaving care worker, Sarah, nominated her […]
We are delighted to announce the opening of our newest home, Woodside, in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire! Woodside provides specialist therapeutic residential placements for up to 5 young people aged 16-25 with complex mental health needs. Woodside will implement Care in Mind’s established model of care, working innovatively to support young people with high levels of […]