Events

Support for the Armed Forces and Veterans 12th May

https://news.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/2022/05/06/support-for-the-armed-forces-community-and-veterans-2/ An online mental health event for the Armed Forces community will take place on Thursday 12 May at 2pm as part of the wider National Mental Health Awareness Week (9 to 15 May). Kevin Moore, a former Royal Navy Engineer and Falklands veteran and the programme manager for the Armed Forces Covenant in Dorset …

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‘Loneliness’ is the theme for mental health awareness week in 2022

https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/news/mental-health-foundation-announces-loneliness-theme-mental-health-awareness-week-2022 “The week will run from Monday 9th May until Sunday 15th May 2022 and will raise awareness of the impact of loneliness on our mental wellbeing, as well as the practical steps that can be taken to address it.“ From Mental Health Foundation – “Loneliness affects millions of people in the UK every year and has …

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BIG NEWS! – SOCIALLY CONNECTING SHAFTESBURY! NATIONAL LOTTERY COMMUNITY FUNDED PROJECT JOINTLY RUN BY MENTAL HEALTH NORTH DORSET HELP AND PEER SUPPORT AND RURAL MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS – LAUNCH DAY 25TH OCTOBER

Firstly, I have some fantastic news to share, Mental Health North Dorset Help and Peer Support and Rural Mental Health Matters (RMHM), (Founder and CEO Melanie Costas) have just received a National Lottery ‘Connecting Communities’ Grant of £2,500 in order to jointly run a project we named “Socially Connecting Shaftesbury”. Socially Connecting Shaftesbury is about connecting people …

BIG NEWS! – SOCIALLY CONNECTING SHAFTESBURY! NATIONAL LOTTERY COMMUNITY FUNDED PROJECT JOINTLY RUN BY MENTAL HEALTH NORTH DORSET HELP AND PEER SUPPORT AND RURAL MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS – LAUNCH DAY 25TH OCTOBER Read More »