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Community Engagement Team

The Community Engagement Team (CET) consists of a number of unique health and wellbeing services that are working proactively, across the Borough of Rochdale, towards facilitating effective and beneficial pathways for individuals with an experience of mental health, supporting them on their journey to health and wellbeing, tackling stigma and discrimination, and reducing the barriers to getting the right help at the right time.

The team supports Eastern European, South Asian, African and Caribbean communities, refugees and asylum seekers living in the borough of Rochdale.

The Shifa Dementia Family Link Project supports individuals with memory changes, or a diagnosis of dementia, their families and carers.

Qur'an and Emotional Health raises awareness, and enables better engagement with Musilin communities, in order to meet their emotional and mental health needs.


The Mind Wellbeing Centre, 3-11 Drake Street, Rochdale, OL16 1RE
Umbrella org:
Rochdale and District Mind
01706 752340
Opening times:
Mon-Thurs 9.00-4.30 and Fri 9.00-4.00

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Black And Minority Ethnic Community
Connect with the people around you. With family, friends, colleagues and neighbours. At home, work, school or in your local community. Think of these as the corner of your life and invest time in developing them. Building these connections will support and enrich you every day.
A mental disorder or mental illness is a psychological or behavioral pattern that occurs in an individual and is thought to cause distress or disability that is not expected as part of normal development or culture.
Arefugee is a person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster Whereas, An asylum seeker is a person who applies for protection from and the right of residence in a foreign country. An asylum seeker is not yet a refugee. The asylum seeker is granted refugee status if he or she meets the criteria for determining refugee status. ...
A group of people who are available to support one another emotionally, socially, and sometimes financially.