World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. This year, the World Health Organisation is demanding mums be offered immediate breastfeeding support within the first of hour of birth.
Construction of new mental health inpatient unit for young people to begin in week after Government approves funding
Construction of a new multi-million pound mental health inpatient unit for young people from Hull, the East Riding and North and North-East Lincolnshire will begin within weeks after the Government approved the money to pay for it.
Men’s Health Week (11-17 June 2018): Psychologist urges men struggling with their emotions to share their feelings to protect their mental health
Men who are struggling with their emotions are being urged to share their feelings to protect their mental health. Claudia Myler, a clinical psychologist at Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust, made the plea to mark Men’s Health Week, which runs until Sunday. Men who are having difficulties coping with their emotions should know they
Young people from Hull have created a film as part of a project which explored emotions and mental health. The film, which is called ‘Surviving Thriving’, will premiere at a special event on Friday, 23 March 2018 at the Octagon in Hull. Combining film and dance, the event brings together local services, practitioners, young
Funding of up to £10,000 is now available for communities in the Yorkshire region for projects that promote a heart healthy lifestyle. The application period closes on 2 April 2018 – so don’t miss out on this great opportunity.