Tag Archive for 'stress'

Green space helps one cope with life’s challenges

February 21st, 2012 by University of Edinburgh

The presence of parks and woodland in economically deprived areas may help people cope better with job losses, post traumatic stress disorder, chronic fatigue and anxiety, researchers say. Stress levels of unemployed people are linked more to their surroundings than their age, gender, disposable income, and degree of deprivation, a study shows.

Guernsey’s Primary Care Mental Health and Wellbeing service

October 12th, 2011 by Guernsey Mind

Guernsey’s Health & Social Services Department provides information in a brochure on the services offered for people who are feeling anxious, stressed, suffering from low self-esteem, or are generally feeling low. If you are experiencing such problems, the Primary Care Mental Health and Wellbeing Service may be able to help.

Guernsey Mind’s Infobus visiting two locations on 10 October 2011

October 5th, 2011 by Guernsey Mind

If you are feeling low, stressed or anxious please visit the Guernsey Mind Infobus for ideas on some extra help and support. On 10 October 2011 the Infobus will be at Waitrose in Admiral Park between 10.00 am and 12.30 pm and at the Kindred Family Centre, Les Genats Estate, Castel between 1.00 pm and […]

October is Walk to School Month

September 14th, 2010 by Pat Wisher

October is Walk to School Month.   The Walk to School website has classroom packs and resources to help you promote this initiative. The number of school children walking to school has declined over the years. All States Departments have signed up to Guernsey’s obesity strategy. Living Streets Guernsey believes it is now more important than […]