Mental health awareness week 18-24 May 2020
Released on 18 May 2020
It's Mental Health Awareness Week and we're proud to support @mentalhealth in getting the nation talking about mental health and this year's theme #KindnessMatters.
Lots of people are experiencing stress and anxiety at the moment and protecting our mental health is central to us coping with and recovering from the coronavirus pandemic.
Support and help is available so please look after yourself and here are some useful links to more information and advice.
Public Health England guidance for the public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of COVID-19.
Public Health England guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Every Mind Matters website has expert advice and practical tips to help you look after your mental health and wellbeing. http://ow.ly/LwpK50zJb1S
Mind, the mental health charity, also has lots of advice about taking care of your mental health and wellbeing.
Remember - the NHS is here to look after your mental wellbeing, not just your physical health. Let your GP know if you need help.
For further details contact
South Staffordshire District Council
Tel: 01902 696000