Each year, more than two million people become carers for the first time. Carers Rights Day is celebrated across the UK on 3 December to raise awareness of the important role carers play and to help people understand the support they’re entitled to.
There’s still time to send our charity Christmas cards to friends and family. But you’ll need to hurry – the last posting date for the UK is 21 December!
We held our sixth annual staff awards on 25 November in recognition of exceptional individuals and teams who have shown an outstanding commitment to our values of togetherness, responsibility, excellence and caring.
On Sunday 5 December 2010 at Greenwich Park, London, join over 2000 ‘Santas’ in a fantastic 5k event run by the Mental Health Foundation.
The BBC World Service and Wellcome Collection hosted a recording of the ‘Exchanges at the Frontier’ series on Saturday 6 November at Broadmoor Hospital in Crowthorne.
The event will be broadcast by the BBC on Wednesday 17 November online and on radio to an audience of more than 40 million people worldwide.
Alarming statistics from a recent paper published by Dr Susan Young, Consultant Clinical and Forensic Psychologist at Broadmoor Hospital, West London Mental Health Trust, reveal the true extent of untreated ADHD as an underlying cause of crime.
We’re pleased to welcome Jean George, who joins us on 8 November, as Interim Director of Local Services.
Scientists confirmed that people who take regular exercise are less likely to be depressed. But they also found that such activity has to be during leisure time to be of any benefit.
The Trust’s revamped website has gone live today, packed with new features and content.
Dr Nick Broughton has been appointed as Medical Director for the Trust.