There are 47 Care Homes in Sunderland and Healthwatch Sunderland have visited all of them to find out what care home life is really like.
First Contact Clinical have new FREE training dates available across the Summer in South Tyneside as a part of the Change4Life Programme, book now before they’re full!
Volunteers are at the heart of many organisations, in particular charities and Volunteers’ Week is a time for people to say thank you for the fantastic contribution that volunteers make to our communities.
Northumbrian Water are offering free water, money and energy saving visits, sign up now if you live in Washington for a visit worth up £130.
National Walking Month can help you get moving and there are even organisations out there in local areas who can support you to do this face to face.
Organisations across South Tyneside are showing their commitment to help support mental health awareness week as they have made a schedule which contains activities and events which are taking place over every day of the week.
Mental Health Awareness Week is an annual campaign and this year the theme is stress so we are are hoping to raise awareness of stress, how it can affect your mental health and wellbeing, what you can do to look after yourself or where to go if you do need extra support.
Being active is good for your physical health and your mental health but getting active can be difficult so we have brought together information around the benefits of getting active and organisations in the local area who can support you to do this.
Sunderland Recovery College are offering a range of free recovery focused educational courses for people with lived mental health experience, their friends and family. Their new prospectus starting in April 2018 is available now!
Through the 5 Ways to Wellbeing it has been proven that by being active (e.g. going for a walk or run) can actually help to improve your mental wellbeing.