Mind in Greater Manchester have this week announced their new ‘Blue Light Programme’, which aims to improve emergency service staff mental wellbeing by providing unique services, and destigmatising mental health among workers in the region. Available to all Greater Manchester… Read more
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The Greater Manchester Health and Care Champion Awards 2018 are the first Greater Manchester-wide awards for our health and care workforce, both paid and unpaid. These awards will see health and care champions receive the recognition they deserve for making… Read more
This week is Children’s Mental Health Week. The theme for the week is ‘being ourselves’. Our manager Collin McCabe has put an article together on individuality and being ourselves, which is below. Being Ourselves If everyone was the same we… Read more
High Court ruling – changes to PIP are ‘blatantly discriminatory’ against people with mental health problems
Earlier this year, the Government introduced changes to Personal Independence Payments (PIP). These changes restricted eligibility for thousands of people with mental health problems. When the regulations were announced, National Mind campaigned to have them overturned in parliament. Mind were… Read more
On 22nd November, we organised a winter celebration event for our Volunteers to thank them for their fantastic year-round support. They bring a wide variety of experience and skills to their different roles, and we simply couldn’t function without them.… Read more
On Monday of this week, we were pleased to help the LGBT Foundation to give HIV the finger by hosting one of their rapid clinics for National HIV Testing Week. “LGBT Foundation will be running Rapid HIV Testing services every day… Read more