Essex Mind and Spirit

A community organisation that supports people by raising awareness of spiritual care in mental health recovery


Join one of our exciting
cluster groups in your region

North Essex, Mid Essex, West Essex, South Essex and Southend


Women Together

We're always doing exciting projects and workshops


We provide all sorts of training, seminars and conferences...

for faith communites, service providers and other relevant orgainsations

We are a community organisation that supports people by raising awareness of spiritual care in mental health recovery.

An important part of this work includes promoting respect for people’s beliefs and practices from faith traditions other than our own. This includes those beliefs of people who claim no religious affiliation, but nonetheless affirm themselves as spiritual beings.

Our Aims


a multi agency approach to mental health and spirituality issues across Essex and take an...

Establish, equip and support

local Cluster Groups. Anyone can join a Cluster Group....

Provide training

for faith communities, service providers and other relevant organisations....


information conferences and seminars, exhibitions, presentations and ...

Key Events

Death and dying well event poster

🏅🏆🎖🗞🥇🪪 *Women Together* (organisation which funded the cricket & set up to empower vulnerable women through health awareness, showcasing talent, sport etc), has been nominated & shortlisted for the *‘Strengthening Communities Award’* at this years Essex Activity Awards!
Watch the results announced at the Grand award ceremony on following link.
Don’t miss it 😃
Click here for video

November 6th Network lunch notes

West Essex Mind & Spirit Network Event photos

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🏅🏆🎖🗞🥇🪪 GOOD NEWS!
We’d like to proudly announce 📣
South Essex Mind & Spirit Cluster group- *Women Together* has WON the *‘Strengthening Communities Award’* at this year's Basildon Activity Awards!
The award was purely based on merit & recognition by the awarding body & not on public voting, which was for a separate Essex award. The results for Essex will be announced in December 😊
See video of the AWARD CEREMONY & professional photos! 📸
Click here for video


Mini-Conference event

60+ people representing different faith communities and voluntary and statutory organisations came to the St. Cedds Hall of Chelmsford Cathedral on Tuesday 19th May 2015 to hear of progress made by Essex Mind and Spirit (EMS) since their County Conference in April 2013 held in Chelmsford Cathedral called “Tackling Mental Health Issues in a Multi Faith Context”.