Ashianna is held every Monday, for 50+ women, and every Wednesday for those aged 18-50.
As an inducted group, you will have to contact Mind before attending. You can call them on 01633 258741.
Ms. Hamid explained that Newport Mind believes real change can be made through partnership and networking, and that this mantra is supported by inviting guest speakers from other organisations into Ashianna.
Adding, that funding from other organisations enables Ashianna to provide training.
For example, Communities First, a Welsh Government programme to improve the living conditions and prospects for people in the most disadvantaged communities, has contributed a lot to Ashianna’s sessions.
Talking about what Ashianna has been involved in, as well as the benefits of the group, Ms. Hamid started by looking at the significance of educating a woman:
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