Mental health and suicide prevention resources
The voluntary and community sector has a vital role to play in promoting positive mental health and suicide prevention. There is a range of resources and training available for the sector.
Zero Suicide Alliance online training
This free training course covers the main issues and there is evidence that this knowledge can make a noticeable difference. Read more
Supporting the bereaved – video
A six-minute video on how to support somebody following a bereavement. This includes what to say and what not to say, some simple advice and services to signpost people to. Watch video
Covid-19: Psychological First Aid training
Get psychological first aid (PFA) training and help people with different needs to cope with the emotional impact of Covid-19. This online training is free. Read more
Mental Health Aware training
Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest, in partnership with Hackney council, are offering this free course to frontline professionals working in Hackney.
26 November. Book here
Other useful online resources
Free wellbeing support for employees from Mind
Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest is providing free wellbeing support for employees. Mind understands that now more than ever, employees in all kinds of organisations may need emotional support. They are offering a free Covid-19 support package to: help prevent the onset of mental health problems; help develop resilience; provide counselling and training. Read more