There are lots of opportunities for you do something in your workplace and get involved in events that promote better mental health. These might be Blue Light Programme specific events or events being run by other organisations.

More information on upcoming events and how to get involved will be added here as it becomes available. If you're organising an event in your workplace then don't forget to check out our films, posters and other resources that could help with your activity.

World Mental Health Day - 10 October

This World Mental Health Day, we’re sharing our research into the mental health needs of new recruits.

New recruits told us they can find life in the emergency services tougher than expected. They don’t always feel prepared to deal with the difficult things they see and hear for the first time.

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National Stress Awareness Day - November

The first Wednesday in November each year is National Stress Awareness Day.

We all know what it’s like to feel stressed - being under pressure is a normal part of life. But becoming overwhelmed by stress can lead to mental health problems or make existing problems worse.

National Stress Awareness Day is a great opportunity to take a moment to think about our wellbeing and find advice or support on managing stress.

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Time to Talk Day - February 2019

The aim of Time to Talk Day is to get as many people as possible across England talking about mental health. By joining together on one day, we can break the silence that often surrounds mental health, and show that talking about this once-taboo issue doesn’t need to be difficult.

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Mental Health Awareness Week - May 2019

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 will take place from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 May 2019. The theme will be announced before the end of 2018.

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World Suicide Prevention Day - 10th September

Use our resources and links to information from partners to help you talk about suicidal feelings, support others and prevent suicides.

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