in West Essex

Friendly Faces Social Spaces

Friendly Faces, Social Spaces are  community  groups and activities that are open to adults 18+ who would like to meet others on their journey of recovery from mental ill health, and feel included in  friendly, sociable activities and events . The Peer Support Volunteers who run these activities and groups are all people who have experienced mental ill health and  provide a friendly welcome  and give support to others.

All our Friendly Face Social Spaces will make you welcome, you can email the Peer Support Volunteer on the contacts list for more information, or get in touch with Martin – the Peer Support Project Worker on 07854 793329, or Lois – Community Services Manager  on 07854 732475.

Activity Timetable - prinatble version

Friendly Faces Social Spaces Leaflet

Activities and Events

Day/Time What’s On Where PSV Contacts
Monday
10:00-1pm
Peer Reading Group

Uttlesford Community Hub, 45 Stortford Road,
Great Dunmow CM6 1DQ
TBA
Monday
12-2pm
The Harlow Allotment
Meet at The Wellbeing Centre and walk over to the allotment for gardening and gossip
The Wellbeing Centre
10-11 Corner House
Bushfair
Harlow CM18 6NZ
Elliot ewollen@mindinwestessex.org.uk
Monday
2-4pm



FFSS@The Wellbeing Centre
Play pool, socialise, and appreciate some good company.
The Wellbeing Centre
10-11 Corner House
Bush Fair
Harlow CM18 6NZ
Deb dlozeau@mindinwestessex.org.uk

Monday
6-8pm
Peer Reading Group Harlow  The Wellbeing Centre 10-11 Corner House Bushfair Harlow  TBA
Tuesday 10:00 -12:00 Peer Reading Group Harlow  The Wellbeing Centre 10-11 Corner House Bushfair Harlow  TBA
Tuesday
10:00-12:00
FFSS@Saffron Walden
Enjoy brunch with friends, and dicuss the day’s papers. 95p for bacon/sausage in a roll
Saffron Walden Baptist Church
High Street
Saffron Walden CB11 3HD
Janet
jwright@
mindinwestessex.org.uk
Tuesday
10:30-12:30
FFSS@Loughton
Make new friends and have coffee and a chat.
Loughton Methodist Church
260 High Road
Loughton IG10 1RB
Tina
tjoseph@
mindinwestessex.org.uk
Wednesday
10-12pm
FFSS@Dunmow
Crafts and Art, a game of cards, coffee and chat
Dunmow United Reform Church Hall
New Street
Great Dunmow CM6 1BH
Carol
clast@
mindinwestessex.org.uk
Wednesday 11-1pm  Peer Reading Group Saffron Walden Baptist Church High Street
Saffron Walden  
CB11 3HD
 TBA
Wednesday
3-4:15
Peer Support Gym Group
Enjoy a training session and a socialise with others
£3:50 per session.
Lord Butler Leisure Centre
Peaslands Road
Saffron Walden CB11 3EG
TBA
Wednesday
2-4pm
FFSS@The Wellbeing Centre
Discuss the day’s papers, coffee, pool and company.
The Wellbeing Centre
10-11 Corner House
Bushfair
Harlow CM18 6NZ
Martin mbaker@mindinwestessex.org.uk

Thursday
10:30-12:30
Sport Harlow
Badminton, or a swim, and a get together at the leisure centre in Harlow
Leisurezone
Second Avenue
Harlow CM20 3DT
 TBA

Thursday
10:30-12:30
FFSS@Waltham Abbey
Meet for coffee and a walk round the shops.
Meet at Sun Street Café, then a walk and more coffee at
The Sun Inn, Sun Street 

Tina     

tjoseph@mindinwestessex.org.uk

 Alternate Thursdays 11am-12.30pm Peer Womens Group Discussing various topics - Starts 21st Jan 2016 Meet at Temeraire, High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1AA Claire 
cpowell@
mindinwestessex.org.uk
Thursday   
2-4pm




Peer Reading Group @ Loughton



Loughton Methodist Church
260 High Road
Loughton IG10 1RB

Martin

mbaker@mindinwestessex.org.uk


Friday
12-2pm
FFSS@The Wellbeing Centre
Knit and natter, tea, pool and a social afternoon.
The Wellbeing Centre
10-11 Corner House
Bush Fair
Harlow CM18 6NZ

Martin mbaker@mindinwestessex.org.uk

Saturday
11-1pm
FFSS@The Wellbeing Centre
Craft Club and social group
The Wellbeing Centre
10-11 Corner House
Bush Fair
Harlow CM18 6NZ
Deb 
dlozeau@

mindinwestessex.org.uk 

        


Saturday
3-5pm
Photography Club Meet @ The Wellbeing Centre or the prearranged venue(times may vary) Julie jhollyer@mindinwestessex.org.uk

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