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Time to Talk Day 2020 | 6 February

January 28, 2020 12:35 pm Posted by

Everyone’s talking about mental health… we’re listening We’re to marking Time to Talk Day on 6 February, an initiative from Time to Change aiming to influence the way we all think and act about mental health and get positive conversations started. The Foundation is proud to have made a real contribution towards changing the way people think and act about...

Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service | Sunday 19 May

May 20, 2019 11:58 am Posted by

Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service | Sunday 19 May As part of this years Dying Matters Awareness Week 13 – 19 May, The Counselling Foundation were honored to provide one of the readings at the Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service held at the St Albans Cathedral on Sunday 19 May. May marks the first anniversary of the Foundation taking on the Bereavement...

Mental Health Awareness Week | 13-19 May

May 7, 2019 2:22 pm Posted by

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 will take place from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 May 2019. The theme for 2019 is Body Image and how we think and feel about our bodies. According to Mental Health Foundation Body image issues can affect all of us at any age and directly impact our mental health. As part of Mental Health Awareness...

Community Matters | John Lewis

April 29, 2019 11:07 am Posted by

Community Matters | John Lewis | Watford Support the Foundation when you shop in John Lewis. The Foundation are delighted to have been selected by partners at John Lewis Watford as one of their Community Matters cause for the next quarter from 1 May to 31 July 2019. Customers can now get involved and use their green tokens to vote and...

St George’s Day lunch supports counselling

March 12, 2019 10:17 am Posted by

St George’s Day lunch supports counselling It’s great news that the Foundation’s work has been recognised by The St Albans District Chamber of Commerce as one of their three nominated charities, which will be supported through the auction proceeds from their annual St George’s Day Lunch being held on 26 April. CEO Robert Cuming said “this is a fantastic opportunity to raise not only awareness of...

Press Clipping | Well done for backing contract

September 20, 2018 10:31 am Posted by

  “I would like to commend the Herts Advertiser for signing up to the new contract on sensitive reporting of suicide stories (13 September, 2018) Avoiding sensationalist reporting, keeping the emphasis on the impact on others and giving people the right information can only help in the prevention of suicide. This will also help break a cycle where the bereaved,...

Press Release | Pam Firth Community Finalist

August 10, 2018 10:48 am Posted by

Local charity, The Counselling Foundation’s longest serving member of staff, Pam Firth, has been selected as a finalist in two of this year’s 2018 Herts Advertiser Community Awards finalists. Pam, who has worked at the Foundation for 20 years, is a finalist for Lifetime Achievement and Service to the Community at the awards to be announced in St Albans next...

Celebrating 20 years at the Foundation

August 10, 2018 9:56 am Posted by

Celebrating 20 years at the Foundation Pam Firth has been a lively, loved and devoted member of The Counselling Foundation’s training team in St Albans for over 20 years. Pam’s main role is as Programme Tutor, in charge of all students and tutors for the first year of professional counsellor training at the Foundation. She also teaches some classes, bringing...