World Mental Health Day: Mental Health Foundation announces £2 million programme to support people worst hit by pandemic8 October 2021,
World Mental Health Day: Mental Health Foundation announces £2 million programme to support people worst hit by pandemic
World Mental Health Day: Mental Health Foundation announces £2 million programme to support people worst hit by pandemic7 October 2021,
The Mental Health Foundation is today unveiling a £2 million Covid Response Programme to support people whose mental health has been hardest hit by the pandemic, according to its ongoing study.
This World Mental Health Day (10 October 2021) the Mental Health Foundation is unveiling £500,000 investment for projects in Scotland as part of its £2 million UK-wide Covid Response Programme to support the mental health of people hardest hit by the pandemic, according to research. Programme...
New, Every Mind Matters Campaign to Improve People’s Mental Health6 October 2021,
The general public is urged to find “what works for me” to support their mental wellbeing as the Office for Health Improvement and Disparities (OHID) launches the latest Better Health – Every Mind Matters (EMM) campaign.
Groundbreaking study combines expert views, research evidence and public opinion to generate new mental health advice1 October 2021,
Spending time in green spaces, getting better sleep and avoiding illicit drugs are among the recommendations of an innovative new study by the Mental Health Foundation. It identifies how people can protect their mental health using methods that are both evidence-based and publicly acceptable.
Mental Health Foundation fights isolation and loneliness with art, tablet devices and Zoom29 September 2021,
The Foundation is giving participants a new tablet device, tailored training, ongoing support and unlimited data for three months.
‘Ground-breaking’ Resilience Project supports children and young people across Cardiff and Vale8 September 2021,
The Regional Partnership Board Cardiff and Vale is delighted to fund the Resilience Project, thanks to the Welsh Government’s Transformation Fund. It has helped children and young people to improve their mental health and wellbeing before they reach crisis point and has been described as ‘ground-breaking’
Mental health foundation releases new downloadable school packs to mark youth mental health day6 September 2021,
Youth Mental Health Day takes place on 7 September and aims to encourage young people, and those who support them, to understand their mental health and how to protect it.
100 organisations urge the Prime Minister not to cut Universal Credit2 September 2021,
The largest coalition of organisations to date on this issue has signed a joint open letter to the Prime Minster calling on him not to go ahead with the planned £20-a-week cut to Universal Credit and Working Tax Credit, due to come into effect on 6 October. The joint letter, coordinated by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, is signed by a wide range of 100 organisations that operate at a national level as well as in communities across the UK. Among the signatories are leading voices on health, education, children, housing, poverty, the economy and other aspects of public policy.
New mental health research: Scottish adults with long-term conditions are more anxious about unlocking16 August 2021,
Scottish adults who are living with physical or mental health conditions are significantly more anxious about the easing of lockdown restrictions, according to new findings from an ongoing study of the pandemic by the Mental Health Foundation and its university partners. In a survey of 2,005 adults...