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Moving For Mental Health: Report calls for cross-Government strategy to use physical activity and sport to help tackle the mental health and wellbeing emergency

Moving For Mental Health: Report calls for cross-Government strategy to use physical activity and sport to help tackle the mental health and wellbeing emergency

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 15:12

A joint report from the Sport for Development Coalition and Mind has recommended initiating a new cross-Government strategy to strengthen the use of physical activity and sport to support mental health and wellbeing following the Covid-19 pandemic. Read More »

Mental Health Support Teams in Schools (MHSTs)

Mental Health Support Teams in Schools (MHSTs)

Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 12:20

Schools play an important role in supporting the wellbeing of children and young people at a time when they are experiencing lots of physical, emotional and social changes. The introduction of Mental Health Support Teams (MHST) working within schools is a new approach to provide an additional source of support to families. Read More »

Better Health supports Mental Health with inclusive self-care activities for pupils

Better Health supports Mental Health with inclusive self-care activities for pupils

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 12:16

The topic of mental health and its effects on students is one of the most pressing issues currently faced in the classroom. Following World Mental Health Day (10 October), Better Health is encouraging teachers to facilitate classroom discussions about mental wellbeing with their Every Mind Matters resources for 10-16 year olds. Read More »

Mind’s Children and Young People Physical Activity Workforce Survey

Mind’s Children and Young People Physical Activity Workforce Survey

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 12:30

Mind are co-designing resources to help individuals working in the sport and physical activity sector, to better understand and support young people at risk of, or experiencing, mental health problems. Read More »

Mind’s Mental Health and Physical Activity Toolkit

Mind’s Mental Health and Physical Activity Toolkit

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 12:19

Mind, the mental health charity, has launched their new Mental Health and Physical Activity Toolkit. Read More »

Mind’s Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey

Mind’s Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 14:09

Mind have launched a Mental Health in Physical Activity Survey for Grassroots sport and physical activity organisations who work at a county to national level in England and Wales. Read More »

Join us in getting active every day with RED January

Join us in getting active every day with RED January

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 16:45

Active Dorset is proud to be supporting RED January 2021, a nationwide movement that empowers us to get active to support our mental health. Read More »

Support children’s mental health through movement with the new stormbreak website

Support children’s mental health through movement with the new stormbreak website

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:08

Stormbreak have recently launched a new interactive and engaging digital platform to support children and the trusted adults they work with. Read More »

PHE launches new mental health campaign to support children, young people and their parents

PHE launches new mental health campaign to support children, young people and their parents

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 09:29

Over half of parents say their children's mental wellbeing has been one of their biggest worries during covid. Read More »

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