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A Story Of Success

We love to get keep in touch with our learners and, of course, we love it even more when we know what we do is making a difference. Here’s a message we received last week from someone who attended the online version of the YOU Programme and The YOUR Recovery Pathways courses. Please forgive me […]

Breathe, Be Kind, Laugh & Connect

It’s difficult, it’s frustrating, it’s different … this year’s festive period is going to be different, that’s for certain. So, as our last message for 2020, a little encouragement, advice and support. For each and every one of you, whatever you have been through this year, whatever your fears are for next year and whatever […]

Festive Update

Impact’s Festive Update With just a couple of days before the Impact team finish for the year and for a much needed rest over the festive period, we have a few notes and suggestions that we hope you will find useful and informative. Congratulate Yourself It hasn’t been an easy year. We have all struggled […]

New Course Dates For 2021

New Course Dates For 2021 Are Now Available We’ll be starting 2021 well rested, renewed and with the expected Impact drive and energy to continue delivering our online mental wellbeing programmes. If you or someone you know would like to join us on our first YOU Programme starting on Tuesday January 12th, please get in […]

World Mental Health Day 2020

World Mental Health Day 2020 – Where Has The Year Gone! You don’t need to answer that by the way… :-) Since our amazing celebration for WMHD in October last year, so much has happened to us, to you, our communities and to the world. Across the planet we have shared in our disbelief of […]

Unlocking Emotional Lockdown – Impact Cares

“How do I cope with this change and manage my feelings?” This is an all too common question the team and I are asked, especially over the last eight weeks. So much so, that the Jackie and I started to list some of the more common and familiar symptoms and feelings expressed by our learners, […]

Help With Online Courses and Sessions

Due to the Corona Virus outbreak, and in line with government guidelines, we will be running our courses live, online for the foreseeable future. Once you have registered and been enrolled in your course, you will receive an email with all the links and details you will need to access the online course and the […]

Corona Virus Update

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CURRENT AND FUTURE LEARNERS THE SAFETY AND WELLBEING OF OUR STAFF, VOLUNTEERS, LEARNERS AND VISITORS IS OUR PRIORITY. Following the Prime Minister’s advice on Monday 16 March, Impact will cease to deliver its programmes in the community from Monday 23rd March until further notice. All courses will now be run online. This […]

Bedfordshire Employment and Skills Services

 FREE courses for Central Bedfordshire and Bedford Borough residents   Local, community based courses  Including Impact Mental Health Peer Support groups  The YOU Programme  YOUR Recovery Pathways  Wellbeing  English, maths and ICT  ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)  Employability and job skills courses to get into work  Advice and Guidance – One to one support to […]