Category: Mental Health

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Is the art of conversation dead?

Having spent almost the entire festive period with a friend glued to their various mobile devices and being irritable when asked if they wanted a drink or something to eat; it made me wonder… Have...

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Writing with mental health in mind

Mark Avery writing for the Education and Skills Funding Agency: The internet can be an intimidating place for people with mental health issues. I should know. For as I can remember I’ve been going into battle daily...

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Dementia 2020 Challenge

The challenge on Dementia 2020 contains over 50 commitments that together aspire to make England the best country in the world for dementia care and support, for people with dementia to live; and to conduct...

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Is your child depressed?

Lots of people think depression only affects adults. But children and teenagers can become depressed as well. According to figures from the Office of National Statistics, 10% of children in Great Britain aged between 5 and 16...

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Dementia 2020 Transforming Care, Support & Research

Govconnect is a social enterprise dedicated to assisting the wide range of organisations challenged with delivering the NHS 5 year forward view strategy and all other associated healthcare policy. Dementia 2020 – 12th April 2016 –...