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Issues with the MHM Out of Hours Helpline

We’ve been advised that some people have been having a few issues getting through to the out of hours Mental Health Matters helpline, with calls dropping out or cutting off. We can confirm that the helpline is up and running, just having a few teething problems, so please do keep trying our telephone number after […]

‘Being Active Matters’ Celebrates Time to Talk Day 2019

Physical activity including walking is known to have a positive impact on mental health and wellbeing. Ramblers in association with MIND and Rethink Mental Illness are running a campaign to get people walking and talking about mental health and end the stigma on Time to Talk Day 7th February 2019 and are encouraging walking groups […]