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Nadia Hussein Talks about living with Anxiety

Nadia Hussein recently spoke to the BBC about living with anxiety and allowed access to how she was seeking treatment and how she was personally facing her anxiety. https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=993862907671471 The most poignant quote for me was:“Living with anxiety is probably one of the most lonely and most isolating things to have because you are your […]

Kindness

Kindness is good for you and for others, and spreads general well-being. I love the quote from this BBC article: ‘Be kind to one another,’ I don’t mean only the people that think the same way that you do. I mean be kind to everyone. It doesn’t matter.’ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-50266957

Listen, Talk and Care

On World Suicide Prevention Day, let’s remind ourselves that we can all do more to help keep people safe.  A simple starting point is to listen, talk and care.Listen.  When someone mentions  an emotional problem, listen with interest and non-judgementaly.  By giving them your full attention you’re showing support.  Offer to help or get them […]

Yau Yee League Friendship Cup 18 August 2018

What an amazing day of football and fun at the Yau Yee Friendship Cup! Thanks to our great friends at KELY Support for organising activities to raise awareness about mental health. Thanks to the YYL organising team for supporting us, making it all happen and running such a fabulous competition!