LAMP – In to the Light

LAMP would love you to join us for a unique opportunity to walk in the footsteps of legends! In association with The Co-Op and Leicester Tigers, we are holding a 5K dawn walk on the pitch at Welford Road Stadium, home of the Leicester Tigers, providing you with an awesome experience to remember. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/in-to-the-light-dawn-walk-tickets-45554685290 

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Different ways you can leave a gift to your favourite charity

more people wanting our help than our funding allows for. This means that receiving gifts in wills from people that we have helped, or their family members can make a huge difference, by helping us to support those who need it most. Here, specialist wills and probate solicitor Andrew Hitchon from Leicestershire based Bray & […]

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TIME TO TALK’ EVENT PROVED GREAT SUCCESS

LAMP was proud to be a part of the national ‘Time to Talk’ event which was held today (February 1st) in Leicester at St Martins House. Running from 10am-4pm, the event was a great way to raise awareness and to help change the attitudes towards mental health. It was an opportunity for people to just drop […]

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World Mental Health Day 2016 #WMHDLeicester

World Mental Health Day Beacons Project Leicester City Council is making a film to help raise awareness of mental health. The film will displayed on beacons in St. Peter’s Square during the the run-up to World Mental Health Day on 10 October. The film will feature people holding up a board with a personal message on […]

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LAMP and Network for Change Social Evening 2016 at The Regent Club

LAMP and Network for Change Social Evening

Come join LAMP and Network for Change on Friday 23rd September 7pm – 10.30pm at The Regent Club for an eventful evening! There will be a quiz, live music, open mic, raffle, and refreshments.

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Drew Sullivan - LAMP Patron

Drew Sullivan becomes LAMP’s Patron

Leicester Riders star Drew Sullivan has become the first patron of LAMP. To highlight its work, he will be drawing on another of his sporting skills – Jiu-Jitsu. Drew, who captained the Great Britain basketball team at the 2012 London Olympics, has been appointed patron of Leicestershire Action for Mental Health (LAMP) in a bid to raise […]

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Age UK: Loving Later Life

Leicestershire and Rutland Age UK invite you  an interactive and informative event for older people and their carers: Loving Later Life at Clarence House, 46 Humberstone Gate, Leicester, LE1 3JP – 1st Septemeber 10 till 15:00.    There will be lots of things activities to get involved in and various organisations will also be attending, including LAMP. Jonathan […]

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old friends playing chess

The Many Health Benefits of Friends, Family, Community

Most people assert that life wouldn’t be nearly half as enjoyable, without the strong social network that makes us feel like less of ‘an island’. Friends, family and members of our community each fill the different ‘glasses’ which together enable us to be happy: the ‘glasses’ of fun, entertainment, trust, help, a shoulder to cry […]

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Waitrose Community Matters

The Genesis Project has been selected by Waitrose for the Community Matters Scheme in their Oadby Branch:  36 Harborough Rd, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4LA   Photo Credit: Waitrose At the end of your shop in branch, you’ll receive a token to place in a box of the good cause you would like to support. The more tokens […]

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LAMP's New CEO, Sue Langley

LAMP Announces New CEO

LAMP (Leicestershire Action for Mental Health Project) is delighted to announce the appointment of Sue Langley as the charity’s new chief executive. Sue Langley takes over from Denise Chaney, who is retiring after helping to set the organisation up in 1989. Sue Langley. Photo credit – Pukaar News LAMP is aiming to recruit extra staff and […]

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