Vision & ethos

Our vision and ethos

To improve the wellbeing of people living, working and learning in Stamford through a community approach.

  • Made to feel welcome
  • In a safe place
  • Non-judgmental
  • Diversity is celebrated
  • Support whenever needed and asked for
  • People are able to be themselves: their best (selves) and their vulnerable selves
  • Accepted and listened to
  • Community is the answer to our wellbeing
  • Everyone is empowered to take part, contribute and take action in the best way they can

We aim to create a safe place where people can come and be themselves in a warm community atmosphere that enables everyone to be better connected, practise the 5 ways to wellbeing and where individuals are empowered to share their skills, knowledge and resources for the benefit of the whole Stamford community.

At MindSpace we expect respect for:

  • oneself
  • volunteers
  • our members
  • our spaces

Our core values

  • Community

    Community is at the heart of everything we do, as a place to find friends, companionship and support

  • Inclusivity

    Everyone is accepted in our community; we embrace diversity and all contributions are valued

  • Empowerment

    Helping you to find the strength to ask for help, or strength to support one another

  • Authenticity

    We aim to create spaces where it is safe for you to be real and authentic

  • Enjoyment

    Helping you to find enjoyment through participation in activities and conversations