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GM Mental Wellbeing Grants – year 2 launched

5 Aug 2021 - 15:24 by michelle.foster

gm mental wellbeing grantsGMCVO have launched the second year of a grants programme to support people from communities of identity or experience, based in Greater Manchester, that may struggle to achieve high levels of mental wellbeing.

Following the success of year 1, a second year of the GM Mental Wellbeing grants programme has been agreed which will build on the lessons learned and successful projects delivered.

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Mental health first aid training opportunity

29 Jul 2021 - 15:12 by michelle.foster

manchester local care organisationManchester Local Care Organisation have successfully managed to obtain funding for local people who live or work in Ancoats, Clayton and Bradford to join this free training opportunity. Funded by Manchester Local Care Organisation, these sessions will be held via zoom with a number of dates/times available from July – September.

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Expressions of Interest invited to join GM VCSE Mental Health Leadership Group

22 Jul 2021 - 14:14 by michelle.foster

opportunityThe GM VCSE Mental Health Leadership Group is currently recruiting seven new group members – 5 locality leads for Bolton, Manchester, Rochdale, Tameside and Glossop and Trafford, and 2 systems leads, one for Equalities and one for Systems Change.

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Independent Mental Health Network Peer Support Directory

15 Jul 2021 - 11:53 by michelle.foster

gm imhnIndependent Mental Health Network (IMHN) are currently collating a directory of all mental health peer support groups in Greater Manchester, with the hope it makes it clearer for potential service users to find out what is out there that may benefit them, and how to access these services, and so that they can signpost service users.

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Kooth survey

1 Jul 2021 - 13:24 by michelle.foster

koothKooth Plc provides digital mental health services. Kooth are inviting men between the ages of 26 - 45 years old from ethnic minority backgrounds to share their insights and experiences of mental health support.

Kooth want to understand how they could improve and develop their service for men from diverse ethnic minority backgrounds between the ages of 26-45 years.

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Manchester Mind - Mental Health Awareness

1 in 4 of us experience a mental health problem every year. There’s a huge range of mental health problems. But living well with or without a mental health problem is accessible to us all.

On this course we aim to help you to increase your understanding of mental health issues and the impact they have on a person’s life. We also aim to increase your knowledge and confidence when supporting people with mental health issues

This course provides an overview:

21 October, 2021 - 10:00 to 13:00