Our Stories

Getting online with the digital inclusion project

Since our digital inclusion project started at the end of 2020 we've provided nearly 100 members with devices and supported more than 30 members to get online at home. Hear from two members who have benefitted here.

Receiving a food parcel from Mosaic

We've been delivering food parcels to members who need them since March 2020, read one member's story here.

How the digital inclusion project has helped me

Read a story from one of our members about attending a course at Mosaic on using your smartphone.

Julia's story: Facing my anxiety and getting back to work

Read a story from one of our members, Julia, here

A story from one of our young adults: Building myself up to find employment

Read a story from one of our young adult members here

A few members' quotes about lockdown and reopening Mosaic

At our October board meeting members fed back their experiences of the last six months. Find some quotes here.

Maria's Story: The Evening Sanctuary gave me time

Read Maria's story about how the Evening Sanctuary service supported her through lockdown here.

Anonymous Story: Giving back, being part of the Hospital In- reach project

Our Hospital In-reach project is once again visiting patients in Lambeth Hospital. Through lockdown we have kept in touch with many of the patients we supported there, who have now been discharged. Read an account by one of our members who is part of the project here.

Janet's Story: No internet access but not forgotten

The lockdown has highlighted the struggle of those who are unable to get online in this increasingly technological world. Read about Janet's experience and how Mosaic worked around her lack of internet access here.

Sarah's Story: Life under lockdown 

Here, Sarah shares her experience of the lockdown. She talks about how she has managed to stay well and the role Mosaic Clubhouse has played in helping her.

Anonymous Story: My Coronavirus experience 

Click here to read about how the Coronavirus pandemic has affected one of our members and how Mosaic has helped them through it. We have tried our best to maintain communication and activities in these difficult times.

Jo's Story: My first week at Mosaic

Our first story in 2020 is from Jo. Jo spoke at our January Board of Trustees meeting, about her first week at Mosaic; her bravery is inspiring!

Mercy's Story: From Homelessness to University

We've done it! We've shared 25 incredible stories this year for our 25th anniversary. Our last story in the series is a heartfelt and inspiring one from Mercy, read it here

Matthew's Story: Mosaic Clubhouse is a place that can be that 'somewhere'

Our 24th story in our 25 stories for 25 years series is from Matthew, who is part of our London Marathon 2020 team. Read it here.

Chantal's Story: Journey to employment 

This marks the 23rd in our 25 stories for 25 years series. Listen to Chantal talk about her experience of doing a Transitional Emplotment Placement (TEP) here.

Sandra's Story: I have come a long way 

This is the 22nd story in our 25 stories for 25 years series. Read about Sandra and how Mosaic has transformed her life, here.

Timothy's Story: Coming here gives me hope

Our 21st story in our 25 stories for 25 years series comes from Timothy, who works in our Cafe and Garden unit, his skills and experience are invaluable to our maintenance team, read it here.

Lee's Story: Beating the heartbreak

Read about Lee's experience in an article published in Public Health England's Magazine, after he completed a TEP with Public Health England. This story marks number twenty in our 25 for 25 series. Read here

Shailoe's Story: part of a photography and craft project at Mosaic

Photographer Sam Ivin ran a Photography and Craft project at Mosaic this year and members produced some beautiful collages, see Shailoe's here , our nineteenth story in our 25 for 25 series.

Bev's Story: Being the Programme Manager 

Here is Bev, our programme manager, talking about her experience of Mosaic Clubhouse for the eighteenth story in our 25 for 25 series. Watch it here.

Together: a poem by some of our Young Adults

Our seventeenth story in our 25 for 25 series is a poem written as part of the Brixton Voices project last year, read it here .

Elizabeth's Story: Running a group at Mosaic 

Our sixteenth story in our 25 for 25 series is from Elizabeth, who runs a Knitting gropup for members, watch it here .

Gerry's Story: Mosaic gave me myself back

Our fifteenth story in our 25 for 25 series is from Gerry, our longest serving member at Mosaic, read it here .

Happy 25th Birthday Mosaic Clubhouse! 

Our fourteenth story in our 25 for 25 series is a short video of members, staff and supporters wishing us a Happy 25th Birthday!

Anne's Story: I got involved in all types of work, particularly what we call Reachout

Our thirteenth story in our 25 for 25 series is Anne explaning her involvement in Mosaic's daily tasks and her experience volunteering locally.  Read more here!

Maresa's Story: Our Previous CEO's Brilliant Story

For our twelfth story in our 25th anniversary series we have chosen a throwback video from our previous CEO, Meresa Ness, as she explains her journey into the role. Watch it here. 

Callum's Story: What I had been missing was a feeling of being productive

The eleventh of our 25 stories for 25 years series is Callum talking about his experience of doing a TEP

Jerrell's Story: Volunteering at The Evening Sanctuary 

Hear Jerrell speak about what its like to volunteer at The Evening Sanctuary as our tenth edition to our 25 stories for 25 years series. Watch the full story here  

Anonymous Story: Returning to work, with support

The ninth of our 25 stories for 25 years series... read an anonymous account of returning to work here .

Lauren's Story: How Mosaic helped me get into work

The eighth of our 25 stories for 25 years series... watch Lauren's story here .

Anonymous Story: I attended, I asked for help

The seventh of our 25 stories for 25 years series... read an Evening Sanctuary and Information Hub users story here .

Jamille's Story: "Mosaic helped my confidence"

The sixth of our 25 stories for 25 years series... watch Jamilles's story here.

Roger's Story: Running the London Marathon

The fifth of our 25 stories for 25 years series... watch Roger's story here.

Ermiyas' Story: Getting Support to Move Forward

The fourth of our 25 stories for 25 years series... read Ermiyas' story here .

Sandra's Story: The Star of Hope Poem

The third of our 25 stories for 25 years series... here is a poem from Sandra

Kiley's Story: Doing a Transitional Employment Placement

The second of our 25 stories for 25 years series... watch Kiley's story here .

Chantal's Story: Trying different things at Mosaic

The first of our 25 stories for 25 years series... Read Chantal's warming story here .

It's good to talk

Hear from Armanda, one of our members, about how important it is to open up to others 
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Being part of the Hospital in reach project at Mosaic

Hear from Michael, one of our members, about our Hospital in reach project
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Contact Us

Mosaic Clubhouse
65 Effra Road, Brixton
London, SW2 1BZ
Tel: 020 7924 9657
Email: Infohub@mosaic-clubhouse.org

About Us

Mosaic Clubhouse is part of a worldwide network of clubhouses that exist to provide support and opportunities to people living with a mental health condition.

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