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Orkney Blide Trust
Address
Laura Grimmond House, 54 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DN
Contact Details
Tel: 01856 874874
Email: admin@blidetrust.org
Opening Hours
Monday:
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday:
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday*:
09:00 - 20:00

 

*(except for the first Wednesday of the month)

Business Description

Community based support for people and carers with lived experience of mental ill health.

 

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Orkney Blide Trust’s main purpose is to promote mental well-being in Orkney, through active personalised support with a focus on recovery.  The Blide provides a number of services that support people in a variety of ways through a drop-in that is open 365 day s a year and other services, such as, one to one housing support, providing befrienders, sports activities, health walks, Out & About trips and a clubhouse, known as Blide Hoose, where people contribute to the running of the Blide.  We have a café where people can have a nutritious lunch using vegetables grown by our garden unit.  Support workers are available to offer help to people and to assist them in a number of ways; budgeting, socialising, education or vocational training.

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