A NEW mental health campaign has launched today – World Mental Health Day – to help break down the stigma associated with mental health and encourage people to seek help when they need it.
This co-produced campaign, led by attendees of Mental Health Chat in partnership with East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s public health team and other partner organisations across the region, aims to reduce stigma and encourage people to seek help earlier rather than waiting until they reach crisis.
Mental health conditions affect more than 25 per cent of people at any time and no other health condition matches this in terms of prevalence, persistence and breadth of impact.
Every week, one in six of us faces a common mental health problem such as depression or anxiety. If it’s not ourselves, it’s our children, parents, siblings, colleagues or neighbours.
Healthy Minds in East Riding was created to better help the residents of the East Riding to improve their mental…
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