World Mental Health Day - 10th October

World Mental Health Day is taking place on the 10th of October.  Please take a look of what we have in stock to help you with your campaign.

To find trusted information and resources online, we recommend the following websites as your starting point:

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/mental-health/

https://www.mind.org.uk/

https://www.keep-your-head.com/

https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/be-well/

Featured Resources

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Reading Well for mental health (reading list leaflet)

The first Reading Well booklist supporting common mental health conditions was launched in 2013.  The booklist has been updated in 2018 to ensure that library mental health and wellbeing collections continue to contain the most quality-assured, evidence-based health information possible.  This leaflet give information about this scheme and include the updated list of books which you can find in your local library.

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Shelf Help (reading list leaflet)

The 'Shelf Help' reading list, which contains quality assured self-help books, is aimed at young people from 13 to 18 year olds, helping them to understand and manage one’s mental health. This interactive leaflet provides information about this scheme and can be used by GPs and other mental health professionals signposting young service users to the self-help books in libraries. 

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Keep Your Head (postcard - young people edition)

This postcard-sized flyer features the Keep Your Head website funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group and developed by Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, with support from local voluntary and other public sector services.  The website is a central point for information on children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. This site signposts young people and people care for them to important online information and local services on mental health and wellbeing for young people. It’s for children, young people, parents, carers, teachers and other professionals. 

 

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Keep Your Head (credit card flyer - all age edition)

This credit-card-sized flyer features the Keep Your Head website funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group and developed by Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, with support from local voluntary and other public sector services.  The website is a central point for information on  mental health and wellbeing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. This site signposts people of all age to important online information and local services on mental health and wellbeing.

 

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Help is at Hand - Support after someone may have died by suicide

This guide is aimed at the wide range of people who are affected by suicide or other sudden, traumatic death. It aims firstly to help people who are unexpectedly bereaved in this way. It also provides information for healthcare and other professionals who come into contact with bereaved people, to assist them in providing help and to suggest how they themselves may find support if they need it.

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Help is at Hand - Support after someone may have died by suicide (Z card)

This credit card size leaflet advertises the ’Help at Hand’ booklet and it includes information about various organizations offering relevant support.

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