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World Mental Health Day 2020

September 25, 2020 9:32 am Posted by

The World Health Organisation recognises World Mental Health Day on 10 October every year. This year’s theme set by the World Federation for Mental Health is ‘mental health for all’. It’s been a difficult year for us all The Foundation is all too aware of the impact the months of lockdown has had on our mental health.  Prioritising our mental health has never been...

Broxbourne Counselling | Tesco Bags of Help Donation

June 2, 2020 11:26 am Posted by

Bags of Help – The Counselling Foundation – Counselling Support for those living in Broxbourne A huge thank you to Tesco and all those who shop in the Broxbourne branch. The recent blue chip collection through the bags of help scheme had been started in stores, however this could not go ahead due to the risks of spreading Covid-19. However...

Vote for the Foundation with green tokens in Waitrose Harpenden

January 30, 2020 11:52 am Posted by

Look out for our green token collection box in Harpenden Waitrose | helping those living in Luton to access funded counselling  Customers can now get involved and use their green tokens to vote and support our mission to ensure long term counselling is available to those living in Luton who are experiencing anxiety, depression or grief.  The funds raised will...

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...

Let’s Change The Law to Protect Our Mental Health at work

January 14, 2019 1:35 pm Posted by

The Foundation fully supports ‘Where’s Your Head At?’ campaign, we’re encouraged about this positive step towards making a real impact for mental health in the workplace. Where MPs are being urged to answer the calls from across society to change the law and put mental and physical first aid on an equal footing in the workplace. Mental Health First Aid...

New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge

January 3, 2019 11:27 am Posted by

New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge What an amazing way to start the new year with the Polar Bear Plunge in St Albans. Over 400 plungers in total, all braved freezing temperatures to raise money and the profiles of three great local charities; Earthworks, The Ollie Foundation and The Counselling Foundation.  Against a backdrop of multi coloured outdoor changing rooms,...