Student Support & Wellbeing

World Mental Health Day

The University of Kent is celebrating World Mental Health Day (Wednesday 10th October 2018) with a week’s worth of events on the Canterbury and Medway campuses – more detailed programme coming soon. We are also pleased to announce that we are working in collaboration with Christ Church University on some joint activity in the Canterbury city centre.

Please find an audio file of these pages to listen to. Audio for Canterbury events and audio for Medway events.

Printable versions of this information: Canterbury (Word document) and Medway (Word document).

Medway Campus Activities



Drill Hall Library

Date Time Event
Mon 8 12:00-14:00

KeyPoint desk by the Group Zone Meet & Greet with your Medway Campus PCSO Sean Brooks

Drop-in Police Surgery. You can speak to Sean about any safety issues or concerns you may have or just say hello

Tue 9 12:00-17:00 KeyPoint desk by the Group Zone GIAG! Dreamcatcher Making
Tue 9 13:00-15:00 Pets as Therapy doggies in the library!
Fri 12 10:00-15:00 Drill Hall Library DA015 Mindfulness Workshops - every hour on the hour

Sports Hall

Date Time Event
Mon 8 07:45-08:30 Circuits
Tue 9 12:00-13:00 Football
Wed 10 07:45-08:30 Circuits
Wed 10 12:00-13:00 Racquet Sports
Thu 11 12:00-13:00 Volleyball
Fri 12 07:45-08:30 Circuits
Fri 12 12:00-13:00 Badmington
Fri 12 19:00-20:30 Social Football

Student Hub

Date Time Event
Mon 8 17:15-18:15 Mezzanine at the Student Hub Pilates
Wed 10 12:00-14:00 GIAG Volunteering! Paper Hearts Project This voluntary project aims to foster social unity and community inclusion through the shared goal of achieving a Guinness World Record of a display of 60,000 origami hearts
Thu 11 13:00-14:00 Meet at the Student Hub Walking Group
Thu 11 13:00-14:00 Mezzanine at the Student Hub Yoga

Wednesday 10 October 2018 11:00 – 15:00

Pilkington Atrium

  • University of Kent Student Support & Wellbeing information stand
  • University of Greenwich Student Wellbeing information stand
  • Universities at Medway Chaplaincy information stand
  • 5 Ways to Wellbeing Graffiti Wall
  • Insight - Medway Talking Therapies information stand
  • Medway Early Intervention Service for Psychosis information stand
  • Carers First information stand

Rowan Williams Court

  • Canterbury Christ Church University Support Services information stand
  • Mindapples Tree share your 5-a-day for you mind
  • Mindful Colouring





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Last Updated: 28/09/2018