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Suicide prevention must be made a priority in Government’s pandemic recovery plan says Samaritans

April 3, 2021

Suicide prevention must be made a priority in Government’s pandemic recovery plan says Samaritans

One year on from the first UK lockdown Samaritans urges the Government to put suicide prevention at the heart of its coronavirus recovery strategy...

From lockdown to relaxation of covid rules: tips on looking after your mental health

April 3, 2021

From lockdown to relaxation of covid rules: tips on looking after your mental health

For many of us, the gradual easing of lockdown brings longed-for opportunities (even if at a social distance) – to see friends, play sports,...

Pandemic one year on: landmark mental health study reveals mixed picture

March 25, 2021

Pandemic one year on: landmark mental health study reveals mixed picture

Pandemic one year on: Landmark mental health study reveals mixed picture, as anxiety falls but loneliness rises. Responses from UK adults: Anxiety about the...

Loneliness During Coronavirus

January 13, 2021

Loneliness During Coronavirus

The Mental Health Foundation is part of the national mental health response during the coronavirus outbreak. Government advice designed to keep us safe is...

Coronavirus and mental health: Supporting someone during Covid-19

January 7, 2021

Coronavirus and mental health: Supporting someone during Covid-19

Checking in on your family, friends and colleagues is always important. But as the coronavirus pandemic continues, this is more important than ever. Lots...

Coronavirus and Mental Health

January 2, 2021

Coronavirus and Mental Health

Tips, advice and guidance on where you can get support for your mental health during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, courtesy of youngminds.org.uk Pandemic X...

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England recognised on UK Social Enterprise Roll of Honour 2020

November 26, 2020

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England recognised on UK Social Enterprise Roll of Honour 2020

The outstanding work of MHFA England over the course of the pandemic has been recognised at a special event bringing together the UK’s business community.  The roll of...

Samaritans responds to the Government’s Spending Review

November 26, 2020

Samaritans responds to the Government’s Spending Review

Samaritans welcomes the Government’s announcement today to help ensure more people have access to mental health support in response to the coronavirus pandemic. “The...

‘Students feel vulnerable’: how Covid-19 has put a strain on mental health – The Guardian

November 25, 2020

‘Students feel vulnerable’: how Covid-19 has put a strain on mental health – The Guardian

From self-isolation with flatmates they barely know and halls of residences emptying out over lockdown to struggles to get the wifi to work for...

MHFA England: The Vision and Mission

November 18, 2020

MHFA England: The Vision and Mission

Updated: Jul 15, 2019 MHFA Courses at Training for Life Want to find out more about MHFA England, or even attend a course? Training for...