Mental Health

Mental Health

Mental Health news

Mental Health

Mental Health
Mental Health news

Laugh – you’ll feel smiles better

FEELING stressed out? Take a moment to relax, breathe deeply and think of the last funny thing you saw or heard. While those around...

Autistic artists get a chance to shine

ACTRESS Jane Asher and TV presenter Gaby Roslin are urging young artists with autism to enter a prestigious national competition.

Alesha speaks up for ‘isolated’ disabled families

TV's Strictly Come Dancing star Alesha Dixon – who has a younger brother with cerebral palsy – is supporting a new campaign to help families of the 770,000 disabled children in the UK.

Jamie’s ‘oarsome’ row for Alzheimer’s

ROWER and Alzheimer's sufferer Jamie Graham's ability with the oars – has his supporters in awe! For the second year running, Jamie, diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s at just 59, rowed 25 miles to boost funds for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

Radical overhaul of adult social care law on the way

THE Law Commission is recommending the most far-reaching reforms of adult social care law seen for over 60 years.

Big Lottery hands out £1.5m to mental health projects

PROJECTS aimed at helping people with mental health issues and those recovering from strokes have been awarded more than £1.5m from the Big Lottery Fund’s Reaching Communities programme.

Cuts to disability benefits ‘risk widespread poverty’ say TUC

CUTS to Disability Living Allowance will leave disabled people, their carers and their children in poverty, says TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber.