Mover & Shakers project

6th May 2021|Categories: News|

Do you enjoy being active and making connections with people? If so, you may be interested in getting involved with a new project in Leeds. Whether it’s walking, gardening, dancing, playing sports, running, cycling, martial arts or swimming – if you know that being active is good for your health

Vacancy: Education, Training & Employment Support Worker

6th May 2021|Categories: Vacancies|

SALARY: NJC Scale Points 12 – 17, starting at £22,813 pa HOURS: 37 hours per week This role is based in West Yorkshire The Liaison and Diversion (L&D) Service works with people of all ages (including children and young people) with a wide range of vulnerabilities including poor mental health

World Asthma Day Blog

6th May 2021|Categories: Blog|

I was first diagnosed with asthma at the age of 15 - some 40 odd years ago - after a childhood dogged by chest infections, breathing problems and the horrible syrup alupent (which still makes me feel sick today). Asthma is a condition in which the airways (the tubes that

Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

5th May 2021|Categories: Blog, Families|

When is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week? Monday 3rd – Sunday 9th May 2021. What are Perinatal Mental health problems? A 'perinatal' mental health problem is one that you experience any time from becoming pregnant up to a year after you give birth. Having a baby is a big life

Vacancy: Women’s Mental Health Criminal Justice Key Worker

30th April 2021|Categories: Vacancies|

SALARY: NJC Scale Points 18 – 22, starting at £24,982 pa HOURS: 37 hours per week It is an occupational requirement for this role that the applicant is female. Seconded to Together Women. Together Women have been commissioned to provide needs-led support to women under the supervision of the National

How Touchstone are improving mental health through remote work

30th April 2021|Categories: News|

In the latest in our series of interviews with charity leaders blazing a trail with digital  during the pandemic, we spoke to  Alison Lowe, CEO of mental health and wellbeing charity Touchstone, about how she’s led a radical change in how her charity works and improved wellbeing as a result.