Pioneering project set to tackle mental health challenges in Grimsby and Bridgend to help change lives
29th September 2020
The charity Mental Health UK and healthcare company Johnson & Johnson UK (with the support of the local NHS) have announced the launch of an innovative project that aims to transform the way care and support is delivered to people living with severe mental illness in Grimsby and Bridgend.
Photography & smartphones to help UK’s youth fight back against lockdown stress
16th September 2020
The Photography Movement Launch Show and Tell, an interactive mental health campaign for young people sponsored by Cisco.
Show and Tell is brought to you in partnership with Mental Health UK, EyeEm and Constance, supported by Getty Images and featuring world-famous photographer Rankin.
Rugby League World Cup 2021 partners with Mental Health UK to help support young players
10th September 2020
Rugby League World Cup 2021 underlines its commitment to its communities by establishing unique partnerships with Rugby League Cares and Mental Health UK to deliver impactful campaigns to improve mental fitness and help encourage conversations around mental health.
Making peace with disappointing exam results
13th August 2020
Every generation receiving exam results before you includes young people who’ve experienced disappointment, worry and stress related to unexpected grades. It’s not unusual to feel lost and confused about what to do next.
Poundland partners with Mental Health UK to support colleague wellbeing
11th August 2020
Mental Health UK is joining forces with discount retailer Poundland to boost support for its 18,000 colleagues across the UK and Republic of Ireland.
Insurance industry can’t afford to discriminate against people living with mental illness
30th July 2020
We have urged the insurance industry to review the service they provide to people living with mental illness in our new report: Affording protection: mental health and insurance.
Returning to work after furlough – How to manage the anxieties you might be feeling
21st July 2020
After weeks of living under lockdown, our worlds are slowly starting to open up again. With restrictions beginning to ease, many people that were furloughed are now being asked to return to work. But what do you do if you’re feeling anxious about returning to work? Laura Peters, Head of Advice and Information Services at Mental Health UK, provides some useful tips.
How can menopause affect your mental health?
7th July 2020
It’s common for women to experience mental health problems as a result of the hormone changes which happen during menopause. We also hear from Elizabeth, who told us her experience of how menopause affected her mental health and how she’s managing her symptoms.
11th June 2020
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