Tag Archives: Mental Health

Shropshire Libraries and Mental Health Support for Children

Mental health support initiative for children launched by Shropshire Libraries Libraries in Shropshire are to launch new collections of books to support the mental health and wellbeing of children. Chosen and endorsed by leading health professionals and The Reading Agency, … Continue reading

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Embrace – Resilience Wellbeing Ecosystem

Embrace Resilience Wellbeing Ecosystem Sign up to the Wellbeing Ecosystem and improve the mental health and resilience of your workforce. Funded by the Big Lottery there are free courses available, and a comprehensive ‘whole-organisation’ solution to any employer seeking to … Continue reading

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SaTH working to improve mental health care

The Trust that runs Shropshire’s acute hospitals is working with a local mental health activist to improve understanding of mental health issues affecting patients. The conversation was started by Lynda Jones, an independent activist who has worked with a number … Continue reading

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For the Record …..improving men’s mental well-being

For the Record …..improving men’s mental well-being An informal social evening for people to share their love of music. Hosted by Forge at The Wakes, Oakengates, TF2 6EP. Thursday 7th February 2019 – Drop in between 6pm and 9pm. Come … Continue reading

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New Course – Music Is Good For Your Health

Music Is Good For Your Health Music plays an important part in many people’s lives. Find out more and experience how listening to and making music as a group can provide powerful health benefits and can improve your confidence in … Continue reading

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Child mental health: is it in crisis in Shropshire?

BBC Panorama reported that “Britain is in the grip of a child mental health crisis and getting help is a postcode lottery”. Healthwatch Shropshire would like to know about the experiences of Shropshire children, parents, carers and the professionals who … Continue reading

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Women’s Mental Health Peer Support Grants

Grants are available to voluntary organisations in England and Wales to fund community-based, peer-support initiatives that are targeted at women experiencing multiple disadvantages and with, or at risk of developing, mental-health problems. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport … Continue reading

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Procurement News

As part of the NHS England award of funding for Individual Placement Support Services (IPS) for Shropshire, Shropshire Council is commissioning a benefits, advocacy, debt advice and support service. NHS England has launched a new transformation fund for Individual Placement … Continue reading

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Information From Beam

Attached below is the most up-to-date information about Beam’s drop in service.  As you will see from this, Beam are opening a new venue very soon! Further information about this will follow, including what days they will be running drop-in … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week – VCSA News Round Up

Local residents and those are interested, or who work in, mental health, are invited to come along to Shropshire’s Let’s Talk Mental Health event at The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 15 May 2018. About the event … Continue reading

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