Posts in "campaign"

Enhance your mental wellbeing with physical activity – #17MinutesForMe

National Mind have teamed up with Team Personal Best and England Athletics to create an exciting national online challenge – #17MinutesForMe. The challenge encourages people to do 17 minutes of physical activity 3 times a week during the period of the athletics championships to enhance their… Read more

Independent Mental Health Taskforce

As you may know, last year Paul Farmer from National Mind was asked by NHS England to chair an independent Mental Health Taskforce and develop a strategy for improving mental health outcomes for people of all ages. Today the Mental Health Taskforce… Read more

Restraint isn’t okay

National Mind just released a two part guide about restraint, in partnership with NSUN. The guide supports campaigners to end the reliance on physical force used towards patients in mental health services. We know this experience can be frightening, humiliating and… Read more

The Spending Review

Yesterday the Government set out how it would spend public money for the next four years in the Spending Review. Thanks to your campaigning, mental health got its own specific mention and the Government announced a £600 million investment in… Read more

Unite to Fight For Change

Olivia Bligh is 19 years old and currently studying Health & Social Care at college. For too long, mental illness has plagued her life. Olivia is now using this negative experience and turning it around in a campaign to fight the stigma… Read more

Arts, Crafts, Cake and Coffee Morning

Join us for an Art, Craft, Coffee and Cake event at Dialstone Lane Methodist Church, Dialstone Lane, on Tuesday 28th October. The event is from 10am to 1pm. We will be having refreshments as well as cakes, and arts and craft stalls.… Read more