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Mental Health in the Workplace

September 17

Mental Health in the workplace is a hot topic, employers are becoming more aware of huge impact of poor mental health at work. Our Training Manager Andrea looks at some of the things employers can do and the different types of training we offer at Community Links.

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Achieving Excellence in Volunteering

May 17

1-7 June is Volunteering Week, volunteer link worker Tom blogs about the volunteering service at Community Links.

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Dying Matters

May 17

In this personal blog, Chief Executive Ruth stresses the importance of taking the time to slow down, take stock of your life and make time for yourself.

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Understanding self-harm

March 17

March 1st is self injury awareness day and to coincide with this, Pathway Development Service caseworker Emma blogs about self-harm and some of the surrounding issues and misunderstandings.

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My experience of Psychosis

February 17

Psychosis can cause many different and unusual thought and behaviour patterns. In our latest blog, one of our service users writes about her experiences.

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Celebrating LGBT History Month

February 17

Jennifer, a mental health support worker at Alex House, blogs about why it's still important to recognise LGBT History Month in today's liberal times.

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Looking back, moving forward

January 17

In her first blog this year, Chief Executive Ruth looks at the past year and what could lie ahead for 2017...

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My experience of dual diagnosis

November 16

Dual diagnosis service user Nikki has struggled with depression and anxiety for most of her life. In this blog she talks about her mental health and alcohol addiction.

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The relationship between alcohol and mental health

November 16

To coincide with Alcohol Awareness Week (14 - 20 November), mental health trainer Rich blogs about the link between alcohol and mental health.

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