National carers week – Sibling Link UK 12 June, 2020 - This current week has been National Carers Week. We took this chance to get in touch with Brighton organisation Sibling Link – find out more about what they do here.
Volunteering: What, Why, and How? 4 June, 2020 - This week is National Volunteering Week. All of us, at some time in our lives, will hopefully get the chance to volunteer in some way for a cause we feel is important.
My Experience 28 May, 2020 - Recently we were contacted by a member of the Grassroots Community who wanted to share with us their recent experience in the hope that it will go on to help another. We really appreciate the time, strength and effort that has gone into this piece.
Engage Health Group Offers Grassroots Free Health Cover 13 May, 2020 - We’ve been extended free health cover by Engage Charity Health Fund. Funded by employee benefits specialist, Engage Health Group, the fund is designed to provide employees of small charities with free dental and optical care, physiotherapy, massage, virtual GP, CBT and counselling services.
Finding Our Own Isolation 7 May, 2020 - Paris Hoxton got in touch with Grassroots during the recent 2.6 challenge. She kindly supported the event by performing 26 tap jumps… Not only is she a keen tap dancer but she also writes the rather marvellous blog www.onewayoranother.co.uk which deals with Mental Health and the arts.
Real Talk About Suicide: An Interactive Film 5 May, 2020 - Earlier this year Grassroots teamed up with accomplished director Martin Percy to make a film about suicide prevention. The film presents an unfolding conversation between two flatmates, Chris and Jason.
The 2.6 challenge 30 April, 2020 - Perhaps now more than ever, communities like yours should feel able to recognise and support those thinking of suicide. That’s where we come in.
Alex and Drew chat about the Stay Alive app 16 April, 2020 - The Stay Alive App is central to the work we do here at Grassroots Suicide Prevention. But not everyone knows about the app - so we thought a chat with Alex and Drew from the Grassroots team would help to find out more.
Looking forward to reconnecting with community when we’re out of lockdown 13 April, 2020 - Hi I’m Jo I manage the Gig Buddies for good mental health project in Sussex.
Helpful things you can do during Covid19 9 April, 2020 - These are uncertain and anxious times for everyone. But, especially for vulnerable people in our community and the services working hard to provide support - hats off to everyone.
Exciting new street art! 6 April, 2020 - We wanted you to be the first to see our new street art design coming to a street in Brighton soon!
Discount Sticker Printing are supporting our vital work 3 April, 2020 - Last week, Discount Sticker Printing, a custom sticker and label printing company, offered to print us thousands of stickers and a banner.