14 December 2023
Just as anyone can catch flu, anyone can experience a mental health problem. Dr Phil Cooper of charity State of Mind Sport has written a guest blog for us on ways to improve your mental fitness. Do not suffer alone: there are lots of sources of help and support. Other useful resources For specific issues:
17 May 2022
Construction is an industry that struggles more than most with mental health problems. Research shows that 1 in 4 construction workers contemplate suicide, and male site workers are three times more likely to die by suicide than the average male in the UK. These tragic statistics highlight the need for real change in the construction
20 May 2020
Life is now significantly different to before coronavirus. What may have been looked upon as unusual was, within a matter of days, the new normal.
18 May 2020
For Mental Health Awareness Week, VGC's wellbeing ambassador Fiona Dowling offers tips for getting through these difficult times.