Working with disability and mental health groups

Surrey Heritage has been working with a variety of groups to explore the collections held at Surrey History Centre.

Woking Mind
Surrey Heritage have now worked with Woking Mind, who advocate for good mental health, for over 10 years and have collaborated on a variety of projects. More information can be found here.

Halow
The Halow charity is dedicated to creating opportunities and supporting young people aged 16-35 with a learning disability to live independent, meaningful, fulfilled lives and become more involved in their local community. Surrey Heritage have been working together with the Halow Group for several years.

Freewheelers Theatre
Freewheelers Theatre is an organisation that brings together disabled and non-disabled actors, dancers, animators and film makers to explore issues associated with disability. Find out more about how the Freewheelers group explored the Surrey History Centre archives.

To find out more about the history of Disability and Mental Health in Surrey click here.