Wellbeing - Links & Resources

Updated: Mar 26

There are many fantastic organisations doing great work to promote better mental health awareness and to provide help and support. There are not many benefits to a pandemic, but the spotlight is has shone on some of these services is certainly one positive.


Here are just a few useful links.


Andys Man Club

With 28 groups, and growing, across the UK, these clubs provide a safe space for men to talk.

https://andysmanclub.co.uk/


Anxiety UK

Charity providing support if you have been diagnosed with an anxiety condition. www.anxietyuk.org.uk


Bipolar UK

A charity helping people living with manic depression or bipolar disorder.

www.bipolaruk.org.uk


CALM

The Campaign Against Living Miserably, CALM is a charity providing a mental health helpline and online chat.

www.thecalmzone.net


Drug Watch

A useful guide to mental illness and how to deal with anxiety

www.drugwatch.com/health/mental-health/mental-illness

www.drugwatch.com/health/mental-health/how-to-deal-with-anxiety


Men's Health Forum

24/7 stress support for men by text, chat and email.

www.menshealthforum.org.uk


Mental Health Foundation

Provides information and support for anyone with mental health problems or learning disabilities.

www.mentalhealth.org.uk


Mind

Promotes the views and needs of people with mental health problems.

www.mind.org.uk


MindOut

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans & Queer Mental Health Service

https://mindout.org.uk/


No Panic

Voluntary charity offering support for sufferers of panic attacks and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Offers a course to help overcome your phobia or OCD.

www.nopanic.org.uk

OCD Action

Support for people with OCD. Includes information on treatment and online resources.

www.ocdaction.org.uk


OCD UK

A charity run by people with OCD, for people with OCD. Includes facts, news and treatments.

www.ocduk.org


PAPYRUS

Young suicide prevention society.

www.papyrus-uk.org


Rethink Mental Illness

Support and advice for people living with mental illness.

www.rethink.org


Samaritans

Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair.

www.samaritans.org.uk or 116 123 (free 24-hour helpline)


SANE

Emotional support, information and guidance for people affected by mental illness, their families and carers.

www.sane.org.uk


YoungMinds

Information on child and adolescent mental health. Services for parents and professionals.

www.youngminds.org.uk

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