What is ‘burnout’ and what can be done about it?

What is burnout?

You may have seen news reports or read articles about the ‘Great Resignation’ within the last few months. The impact of the pandemic on the workplace has been significant, with around 85%* of UK businesses affected by high levels of resignation as people were forced to stay at home. They took the opportunity to rethink […]

Social Prescribing – When Medication isn’t Always the Cure

Social prescribing yoga

What on earth is social prescribing I hear you ask? And sadly, you are not alone if you have not come across the concept yet. I say “yet” because social prescribing is something we at Space2BHeard wholeheartedly advocate. And we are doing all we can to spread the word, and to enable our community to […]

The Power of Community in Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing

The Power Of Community

Here at Space2BHeard, in addition to the great work our staff and volunteers provide in and around our local area, we are also passionate about involving the community in supporting mental health and wellbeing too. So, to be able to share this post with you means so much to us. It truly shows the power […]

Stress Awareness Month and Move More Month – how they work hand in hand

Space2BHeard Stress Awareness Month

We often hear about random awareness days and months. I mean, who even knew World Nutella Day existed? Some are quite amusing, and come and go along the way. Others are far more meaningful, and close to our hearts. Can you believe it was 30 years ago that Stress Awareness Month was created? And although […]

How to support mental health and wellness in the workplace

Mental Health and wellness in the workplace

Although it pleases me no end to say that awareness of mental health and wellness in the workplace is slowly increasing, there has never been a greater urgency to focus on employee mental health and wellbeing than right now. Since the pandemic, mental health has suffered immensely. A phenomenal figure of over 17 million working […]