Tag: Mental Health

On the left: Conor during his Darkness into light swim

“There is always hope” – The Salford student campaigning in memory of his Dad

Salford student Conor O’rawe, talks about his mission to raise awareness for mental health. In 2016, Conor lost his dad […]

“People are now really ready to get back outside and start moving again” – U-First Fitness Society restarts outdoor training sessions

“People are now really ready to get back outside and start moving again” – U-First Fitness Society restarts outdoor training sessions

Amid the easing of lockdown restrictions earlier this week, U-First Fitness has welcomed its members back to group outdoor training […]

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Salford Tabletop Society raises more than £1,500 for mental health charity

Salford University’s Tabletop Society raised more than $2,000 this week for the US charity Game to Grow, through livestreaming games […]

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People with autism in Salford are looking for mental health support during lockdown

Coronavirus restrictions have had a negative impact on the mental health of people with autism spectrum disorder in Salford. The […]

A class studying broadcast journalism and radio production. Image: Joe Barnwell and CSIN

“The key to everything is education”- The unsung heroes taking to the streets and the classroom to tackle Salford’s biggest issues

A Salford organisation with a wide range of services has been helping people through some of their toughest times during […]

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“Let’s try and normalise having those bad moments and those good moments” – Hollyoaks actor joins Salford youth worker for a mental health podcast

Salford youth worker Katherine Whittam has teamed up with former Hollyoaks star Jazmine Franks to create a feelgood podcast for […]

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

A podcast capturing the beauty and serenity of Salford’s green spaces and nature is proving a hit for husband-and-wife walkers […]

Light Oaks Park, Salford.
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Online pandemic assistance launches for Salford residents

A new livestream online pandemic assistance service is being launched in Salford particularly for people having to isolate. Salford City […]

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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 […]