Meeting of Minds

Meeting of Minds is a friendly forum for people who use mental health services in Kirklees. We are an independent group, run by and for service users and anyone 18yrs+ who has lived experience of mental health difficulties.

Come and join the conversation…

To ask us a question about MoM or to sign up as a member you can call us at the Touchstone Advocacy Service on 01924 460211 or email

Our Group Values…

We Will:

  • create a safe space for people to connect with each other to offer support and share experiences, skills & interests
  • provide a forum for people to speak directly with services, giving people a collective voice to support positive change
  • provide opportunities for people to get involved
  • promote equality, recognition and respect

We Won’t:

  • judge, label or pigeonhole people
  • expect too much or ask people to do more than they’re ok with
  • allow discrimination or stigma
  • share each others’ information without consent

Our Aims:

By combining skills and knowledge from our diverse community we can:

  • be a stronger voice
  • help to improve services
  • challenge and change views on mental health
  • build confidence and skills
  • reduce isolation and loneliness