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...
People with long-term conditions are more anxious about unlocking: new mental health research.12 August 2021,
UK adults who have physical and 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.
Mental Health Foundation, Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners and British Beauty Council issue new guidance to inform choices about cosmetic procedures19 July 2021,
New advice about how to feel good about our bodies and how to make informed decisions about cosmetic treatments is being launched today by the Mental Health Foundation (MHF), supported by the Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners (JCCP) and the British Beauty Council.
Signs of hope for British teenagers' mental health but loneliness and anxiety remain high: New findings from long-term study12 July 2021,
Signs of hope for British teenagers' mental health but lonliness and enxiety remain high: New findings from long-term study The easing of lockdown seems to have helped many British teenagers’ mental health but loneliness and anxiety remain extremely common, according to new research by the Mental Health Foundation and Swansea University.