MHM Receives Fantastic ‘Investors In People’ Report

In October, we were assessed by Investors in People, and are thrilled to have achieved the “developed” level of the Investors in People standard following several days of thorough assessment. MHM were originally recognised as an Investor in People in 2000, and we have since used the feedback from these assessments to drive continuous improvement …

MHM Highly Commended at PPiMH Awards!

Last week, staff from MHM headed down to Blackpool to represent our services at the annual Positive Practice in Mental Health (PPiMH) Awards on the 12th of October. Excitement was in the air, as we were nominated in two award categories! PPiMH is a user-led multi agency collaborative of seventy-five organisations, including NHS Trusts, CCGs, charities …

World Mental Health Day Successes

During the week of World Mental Health Day (10th October), many of MHM’s services ran and took part in some fantastic events to raise people’s awareness of how they could look after their mental health and what services were available in their local area to support them. Read more about how they got on below… “On World Mental Health …

World Mental Health Day 2017: What’s On

This year’s World Mental Health Day (10th of October) is not far away, and our services are gearing up for events to mark the day and raise awareness of the support we can offer people. Read on for details of some of the exciting events we’re taking part in! On Friday the 6thof October, staff from our services in North Tyneside will be at …

MHM Service User Wins Award!

We are proud to report that Mark Teasdale, a client of MHM’s Breathing Space service (run with Orbit Housing Association), was nominated for an award in May 2017 for his hard work and determination in his personal recovery journey, and received his award at a ceremony in August. The award ceremony is held each year and is in memory of the late …

MHM Provides New Support Services for Derwentside Residents

Karbon Homes has partnered with MHM to extend its mental health service to residents living in the Derwentside area. The service, which will be delivered in partnership with Mental Health Matters thanks to funding from Travis Perkins Managed Services, will assist Karbon residents affected by mental health issues to secure employment and manage their …

Continued Success for ‘Release the Pressure’ Campaign in Kent

Now in its second year, the “Release the Pressure” campaign in Kent is continuing to see fantastic feedback and is having a tangible impact on the wellbeing of residents. “Release the Pressure” is a campaign in Kent which aims to reduce the number of suicides in the county by encouraging men feeling under pressure to seek help by calling …

Five Ways to Wellbeing, from the Talk Together Bromley Team

If you’re finding yourself feeling stressed or low this summer, evidence suggests that focusing on these five steps can give you the power to improve how you feel. If you give them a try, you may feel happier, more positive and able to get the most from life: 1) Connect – work on the links between yourself and your friends, family, colleagues and …