Tag: Mental Health

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“Let’s try and normalise having those bad moments and those good moments” – Salford Youth Co-ordinator teams up with Hollyoaks star to create a mental health podcast

Salford University Alumna Katherine Whittam and former Hollyoaks star Jazmine Franks have started ‘the Peak and the Pit’ podcast over […]

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“There’s just so much around you that you don’t realise” – Creative Salford couple launch nature podcast

At the start of 2021, husband and wife Chris and Emma Limtek made the decision to launch the ‘Bricked Nature’ […]

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“We have received some very positive feedback” – How NHS student mental health service is benefiting students suffering during the pandemic.

In December 2019, A new specialist NHS service in Greater Manchester was set up, to provide Salford university students with the help they need to overcome significant […]

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“Talk about it mate” – Salford group offers online mental health support

A Salford organisation is offering support for people suffering with mental health issues. ‘Talk about it mate’ is a peer […]

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“Don’t bottle it up, reach out” – Support offered to people in Salford spending Christmas alone

The boss of a student support service in Salford has appealed for people to reach out for help as the […]

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“Seeing Echo would be the highlight of my day during lockdown”- The kitten keeping residents smiling at Waterside Student Village

A confident kitten who lives at Waterside Student Village has become popular among residents and is helping to put a […]

“There were moments I felt suicidal” – how Covid-19 has depleted students

“There were moments I felt suicidal” – how Covid-19 has depleted students

Two University of Salford students say remote learning has led them to need more support than ever before.   Both […]

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“This has been a time that will stay with many of us in the years to come” – Lockdown’s long-term effects on mental health

Although the physical threat of Covid-19 is higher for older people, many statisticians and charities have reported a sharp upturn […]

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“The impact has been huge. We couldn’t ignore it”- Salford CCG funds theatre charity revamp performance to tackle Covid-19

The theatre charity, Odd Arts UK, is putting on an interactive theatre performance for Salford schools using professional actors to […]

“Football keeps me alive” – How a walking football group in Salford is helping people during the pandemic

“Football keeps me alive” – How a walking football group in Salford is helping people during the pandemic

A walking football club for people over 50 is aiming to help people in Salford to maintain good physical and […]