Category: Workplace Mental Health

Supporting employees on furlough

2nd April 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has had a huge financial impact on UK businesses. The government have offered a Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme in order to help businesses retain staff during this difficult time. Those on furlough will also need to adjust to a significant change. We've outlined some of the ways you can support furloughed staff with their wellbeing.

How to look after your mental health while working from home

19th March 2020

As the government announces social distancing measures, what can we do to look after our own mental health? We will continue to update this article as the situation changes with the most up-to-date advice.

It’s not 1 in 4, it’s all of us.

25th November 2019

New research by Accenture for This Can Happen has found that over three-quarters of young workers in the UK have experienced mental health problems.

Mental Health UK chosen as charity partner for This Can Happen

6th August 2019

In 2018 we were selected to be charity partners for the first This Can Happen event. We are excited to continue with our role as partner for 2019.

Let’s Talk – Using photography to talk about mental health

24th June 2019

Can photography support mental health? The Photography Movement believes it can. In collaboration with photographer Charlie Clift and the ‘Let’s Talk’ campaign, they are enabling conversations around mental health through the medium of photography.

Mental heath advocates at Lloyds Banking Group

13th May 2019

Charity partner Lloyds Banking Group have committed to training 2500 colleagues to become Mental Health Advocates by 2020 to help tackle mental health stigma in the workplace.

Yoga, meditation and mental health

29th April 2019

Lauren from Time to Change talks about how yoga and meditation have helped her mental health, and how you can incorporate it into your place of work.

How I’ve maintained good mental health at work

29th April 2019

Dave from Hafal reflects on the different ways his mental health has improved through his work.

How do the people at Mental Health UK manage their own mental health?

29th April 2019

We asked people from all across our four charities how they manage their mental health at work, here's what some of them had to say.

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