Public Health England launches new Psychological First Aid training

The online training, developed by PHE, is now available for those supporting children and young people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). From today, people who care for or work with children and young people aged up to 25 who have been affected by COVID-19 (or other emergencies or individual crises) will … Read More

See, Hear, Respond – Is Covid-19 hurting your family?

Struggling to cope? Feeling isolated? Worried for your children? There’s somewhere safe to get help and support. Call us free on 0800 157 7015 We’re there 9am-9pm Monday to Friday, and 10am-6pm at weekends. Or visit Barnados – August 2020

Free online resources on young people and mental health

Wiley, the Society’s journal-publishing partners, have made a large collection of articles available free online to mark World Mental Health Day. Drawn from across Wiley’s psychology, neuroscience and psychiatry journals, they are grouped under these headings: Caregivers Diagnosis and predictors Intervention Living with mental health conditions Resarch Risk Factors Symptoms Treatment … Read More

Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) – Workshop

Do you have a child/young person who has (or you suspect has) PDA – Pathological Demand Avoidance? Join us on Wednesday 19th September for a PDA Workshop, delivered by Lesley Harris from the Additional Needs Team. BURY2GETHER Community Centre Brandlesholme Road BL8 1HS 10.00-12.00pm Refreshments start from 9.30am Please book … Read More

Are you interested in becoming a Board Member? – July 2018

Are you interested in becoming a Board Member? Healthwatch Bury is looking for directors with the necessary skills, passion, drive and enthusiasm to make a positive contribution to ensure the organisation is successful. We are hoping to appoint people with experience in one of the following areas to fill skill … Read More