Tag: suicide

Check in with your mate on World Suicide Prevention Day

Leeds City Council has joined forces with the Rhinos Foundation as part of a campaign to encourage people to check-in with their mates and help normalise conversations around mental health and suicide, particularly among  men. The two organisations are promoting the West Yorkshire ‘Check in With Your Mate’ campaign across

Brightly coloured wooden heart shapes hang from a tree, a table covered in hessian with hard hats and work boots on it. Members of the public make poignant tributes in marker pen to lost loved ones on the colourful wooden hearts at the Constructing Minds RHS show garden.

RHS garden supported by Leeds Building students wins best in show

Trigger warning: this article discusses suicide An innovative garden which explores mental health in construction has been awarded Best Show Garden at the RHS Flower Show Tatton Park. The award-winning garden received the finishing touches of poignant wooden hearts decorated by Leeds College of Building Painting & Decorating apprentices. As

Ex-professional sportsmen deliver ‘mental fitness’ sessions to businesses

Ex-professional sportsmen have helped hundreds of employees across West Yorkshire talk about mental health and suicide through awareness-raising sessions funded by the West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership. The charity State of Mind Sport has just completed a two-year contract, commissioned by West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership’s (WY HCP)