Foundation responds to Scottish government loneliness consultation4 May 2018,
Research conducted by the Mental Health Foundation has shown that loneliness is one of the leading public health challenges of our time - it can be as damaging to health as smoking 15 cigarettes per day. Loneliness can contribute to a wide range of mental health issues such as stress, anxiety,...
Mental health, loneliness and disability11 July 2017, Dr Amy Pollard
Amy Pollard discusses the issues around loneliness for people with disabilities and how this can impact upon mental health.
Gillian's story: overcoming loneliness
Gillian was one of the 1 million older people for whom loneliness is a reality. But she's turned her life around with the help of the Mental Health Foundation.
'Tis the season to be jolly9 December 2016, Emma Wilson
Emma Wilson shares her seven top coping strategies to use in the Christmas period, which many of us find difficult.
Christmas has a direct impact on our mental health5 January 2016,
Joanna Carson blogs on her recent visit to one of our Standing Together groups, which are helping elderly people combat loneliness using techniques rooted in building relationships with people.