Getting through covid - tips from a key worker


Suba is a doctor, humanitarian and podcaster who has shared her five top tips for maintaining good mental health as a key worker during the pandemic. The Mental Health Foundation is part of the national mental health response during the coronavirus outbreak. Government advice designed to keep us safe is under constant review and will be different depending on where you live: more details and up to date information here . Key workers have always been the backbone of our country, which was further highlighted by the coronavirus outbreak last March. Social care workers, nurses, doctors,...

Mental Health Foundation warns of “profound effect” of unemployment on public mental health

23 February 2021,

- 70% of UK adults feel unemployment or job loss has a negative effect on mental health - 45% of UK adults associated unemployment or job loss with ‘loss’ and 25% with ‘trauma’ - More than 1 in 4 adults who had experienced job loss or unemployment felt unsupported at the time A new report 1...