It’s mental health awareness week, so we’ve teamed up with the University to provide a series of events in support of promoting mental health support and reducing the stigma around seeking help.
Here’s how you can get involved:
Tuesday 09 May
Pop in to Time to Change’s pop-up gazebo cinema between 11:00-15:00 see short films about mental health and have a chat with one of the Peer Supporters. Find out more on the Time To Change website.
- Mental Health edition of Wessex Scene and The Edge
Keep your eyes peeled on the Redbrick … Read the rest
Tags: awareness, Burst the Bubble, campaign, health, Mental Health, mind, mindfulness, positive, Wellfest
The month has been organised to raise awareness about refugee crisis across the world with a focus on Syria.
Twenty-four student groups are involved in the events programme which includes a free film screening of White Helmets; a bake sale; a panel event headed by Soton2Calais founder and Medical student, Ilaf Moslawy; an Amnesty sleep-out; and much more.
View the full timetable of events on our blog or on the official Facebook event.… Read the rest
Tags: awareness, charity, crisis, event, FREE, global, help, impact, month, Refugees, Soton2Calais, Southmapton, student groups, support, timetable, world
There we said it. Sex. It’s natural and completely normal, but people often find ourselves shying away from the subject when it’s mentioned. So to help offer you information about sexual health and consent and to give you body confidence, we will be running various events and activities during this Thursday 05 and Friday 06 May.
Here’s what you can look forward to:
Thursday 05 May
THE BODY POSITIVE EXHIBITION
- Concourse, Building 42, Students’ Union
The Body Positive is a free exhibition of photography that aims to promote body positivity, confidence and challenge negative portrayals of the human … Read the rest
Tags: advice, awareness, confidence, consent, events and activities, health, information, look forward, sexual health, Students Union, support, welfare