59% of Brits struggling with mental health in lockdown have reached out for help 59% of Brits struggling with mental health in lockdown have reached out for help 59% of Brits struggling with mental health in lockdown have reached out for help

59% of Brits struggling with mental health in lockdown have reached out for help

New statistics show that mental health problems are on the rise, but that more than half of Britons feel comfortable reaching out for help. So what can you do to prepare for conversations about mental health, and where can you turn if you don’t have someone in your life you can talk to?…

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Lockdown Letters: From father to daughter Lockdown Letters: From father to daughter Lockdown Letters: From father to daughter

Lockdown Letters: From father to daughter

The feeling of missing loved ones is something that a lot of us have been able to relate to, since the world began to go into lockdown in March 2019. Separated by more than 9,000 miles, here, father and daughter David and Rebecca pen letters to each other…

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Mental health support searches by 18–24-year-olds have increased by 175% Mental health support searches by 18–24-year-olds have increased by 175% Mental health support searches by 18–24-year-olds have increased by 175%

Mental health support searches by 18–24-year-olds have increased by 175%

Data from Counselling Directory reveals a 175% increase in people aged between 18-24 looking for mental health support throughout September 2020.…

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COVID-19 causes major disruption to critical mental health services, survey finds COVID-19 causes major disruption to critical mental health services, survey finds COVID-19 causes major disruption to critical mental health services, survey finds

COVID-19 causes major disruption to critical mental health services, survey finds

The World Health Organization (WHO) finds critical mental health services significantly disrupted and some even halted in first COVID-19 global survey…

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Happiful readers share their hopes, fears, and tips as Covid-19 restrictions tighten Happiful readers share their hopes, fears, and tips as Covid-19 restrictions tighten Happiful readers share their hopes, fears, and tips as Covid-19 restrictions tighten

Happiful readers share their hopes, fears, and tips as Covid-19 restrictions tighten

As restrictions come back into force, and a second lockdown is on the cards, we reached out to Happiful readers to find out how they are feeling in the wake of the latest Covid-19 announcements…

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