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Celebrating World Mental Health Day 2019

October 11, 2019 1:05 pm Posted by

This year we celebrated #WorldMentalHealthDay in Bedford along with many of other great local organisations from Bedford, all promoting positive mental health. Lots of great conversations and social media coverage to raise awareness of  help available locally. Harpur Square was host to a thriving community all encouraging positive conversations around wellbeing to mark World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10...

World Mental Health Day 2019 | 10 October

September 23, 2019 9:41 am Posted by

We’re getting ready to mark World Mental Health Day.  The day is an opportunity for all of us to raise awareness of mental health issues. The theme of this year’s event set by the World Federation for Mental Health is suicide and suicide prevention.  Suicide statistics across the UK continue to rise, we hope to encourage more people to access counselling as early intervention could prevent...

Counselling service marks World Mental Health Day offers tea & talk to promote positive mental health in the workplace

October 12, 2017 11:36 am Posted by

The Counselling Foundation held a Tea and Talk event at the Hatfield Galleria, offering local residents free tea and biscuits to highlight the value of having positive mental health conversations in the workplace. According to the national mental health charity, Mind 1 in 5 people take a day off work recovering from workplace stress. Along with national charity Heads Together, local charity...

What makes St Albans happy on World Mental Health Day?

October 18, 2016 10:31 am Posted by

Monday 10th October was World Mental Health Day and to celebrate local charity The Counselling Foundation put up their stand in St Peter’s street to ask what makes the residents of St Albans happy and gave out free hot drinks and biscuits on the cold but sunny day. Whilst doing this the charity were raising the awareness of the importance...

World Mental Health Day 16

October 3, 2016 2:16 pm Posted by

#WMHD16 World Mental Health Day is great opportunity to get the nation talking about mental health, which as we already know is one of the best things you can do to look after your wellbeing. We’re holding our own tea and talk event in St Albans to mark ​this occasion and get the town talking about mental health on 10 October. We’ll be putting the...