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National Suicide Bereavement Survey

15 Jun 2018 - 10:23 by michelle.foster

Dr Sharon Mcdonnell, is leading a national suicide bereavement survey, conducted by the University of Manchester and Support After Suicide Partnership. Anyone, aged 18 and over, in the UK, who considers themselves bereaved or affected by suicide (including professionals e.g. police and ambulance staff etc.) who might be exposed to such deaths can participate. You will be asked to complete an online survey which will identify your experiences and needs, to help inform the developments of services for those bereaved by suicide in the future.

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Information on plans to commemorate the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack

11 Apr 2018 - 12:29 by michelle.foster

Manchester City Council is leading the city’s arrangements to mark the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack on Tuesday 22 May 2018. We love Manchester Chairty

Those affected by those terrible events will want to mark the date in different ways, so the programme is varied and takes different forms, to make sure that people can feel connected to it.

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Hear the perspectives of young black men and help them to access services - The We Tell You research report and manifesto

8 Mar 2018 - 10:44 by michelle.foster

The We Tell You research report explores explanations to why black men do not access mental health services. We Tell You Report

It is the result of a three-year study with 26 young peers who, supported by Manchester based mental health charity 42’nd Street and the Manchester Metropolitan University, spoke to 78 young black men aged between 13 – 24 across Greater Manchester.

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African and Caribbean Mental Health Services Free Counselling Service and professional support

3 Nov 2017 - 11:16 by michelle.foster

African and Caribbean Mental Health Services Free Counselling Service
Are you in a stressful situation? Are you finding it difficult to resolve? African and Caribbean Mental Health Services

By talking to a counsellor you can look at problem areas in your life and find ways of dealing with them in a safe and confidential setting.

For further information, contact Dawn on 0161 226 9562.

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New £15 million programme to help train one million in mental health first aid

3 Nov 2017 - 11:02 by michelle.foster

A new £15 million programme will see up to 1 million people trained in basic mental health “first aid” skills. The programme will improve personal resilience and help people recognise and respond effectively to signs of mental illness in others. Gov.uk

The campaign, designed and delivered by Public Health England (PHE), will help people assess their own mental wellbeing and learn techniques to reduce stress.

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Thriving not just surviving: Young Men and Mental Health

4 Oct 2017 - 11:40 by michelle.foster

Comic Relief has launched a £1.75 million fund to support vulnerable and disadvantaged young men with mental health problems. Comic Relief is seeking proposals to deliver specialised mental health provision which puts the needs of young men at the heart of their work. Comic Relief are especially interested in funding organisations that test out different approaches to engagement and support to establish what works.

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TLC - St Lukes: community, healthy living, arts, mental health

4 Aug 2017 - 10:54 by michelle.foster

TLC - St Lukes are a small local charity in Longsight / Ardwick based at St Lukes Church aiming to improve the mental health and wellbeing of local people. TLC St Lukes

You can get involved by joining activities or by volunteering in the centre.

You can call in to TLC - St Lukes, Guide Post Road, Longsight, Manchester, M13 9HP on any Tuesday or Thursday or contact 0161 273 1538.

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