Welcome toHAPPY Hub: Basildon
During the Coronavirus pandemic, we have had to close the hub, however we are still carrying on supporting the community in partnership with Basildon Council and the Essex Welfare Service through our social media, befriending and counselling services, as well as the set-up and running of the Laindon community foodbank, and managing over 400 volunteers to support those in need across the Borough.
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Situated in the heart of Basildon's Eastgate Shopping Centre, the HAPPY Hub is the UK's first one-stop-wellness shop, promoting the 5 Ways to Wellbeing and offering a range of therapuetic merchandise and mental health and wellbeing services.
Opened in 2018, the HAPPY Hub offers a bright, spacious space and hosts not only the wellbeing retail element, but also a training and sensory areas, one to one rooms, physcical activity space, and a community connect area. Today, we are open 6 days a week, from 10am to 6pm.
Runner-up in the category of 'Health on the High Street' in the Royal Society of Public Health 2019 awards, we are very proud to be supporting the community by bringing mental health to the high street in a positive, unique way.
As off January 2020 the Basildon Hub is funded by: Brentwood and Basildon Clinical Commissioning Group, Essex County Council Public Health and the Police and Fire Crime Commission. We also continue to be supported by Eastgate Shopping Centre, Basildon Council and Peabody. We are very thankful to all our funders as this enables us to secure our premises for the next three years, employee expert staff, train volunteers, and run a variety of mental health and wellbeing related services.
Empowering the Community to Thrive through:
- Mental health promotion
- Therapeutic & wellbeing related merchandise
- Psychological therapies & workshops
- Peer support
- Informal and accreditted learning
- Fitness fun
- Community fridge/foodbank
- Volunteering opportunities
- Partnership working
To find out what we have running, please visit 'What's on Where' .
"The HAPPY Hub is my favourite place on Earth. I recommend it, if you struggle in life or need a change of atmosphere, this is definitely to go."
- Skyler Jan 2019
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HAPPY Hub, Eastgate Shopping Centre, Basildon, Essex, England.
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