Healthwatch Bury is celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week

 This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health. Today marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health.   The week, which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, is in its … Read More

Returning to the workplace after the COVID-19 lockdown

As lockdown measures begin to lift, staff will be looking to employers to provide guidance during these uncertain times. We’ve collaborated on this toolkit for the Society of Occupational Medicine, Acas and Business in the Community. TOOLKIT More information on Coronavirus and work from Mind Mind – 31 March 21

Bury Getting Help Line – open over the festive period

The Getting Help Line is a low-level, non-clinical, mental health support telephone line for all ages offering members of the public advice, guidance and signposting for their emotional health and wellbeing needs. The Getting Help Line is available 6-days a week (Monday- Saturday) between 8am and 8pm. For information of … Read More

Mental health support available in Greater Manchester

Insight from across Greater Manchester populations has shown that COVID-19 has had a significant  negative impact on mental health and wellbeing. There are digital support services available which many people living in Greater Manchester would benefit from. However, without targeted communications people are not aware of these services. GM Health and Social … Read More