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Exercise for Wellbeing!

Throughout August, we’re looking at how exercise can support not just our physical health, but our mental health too. As well as helping to keep us fit and healthy, taking part in regular physical exercise can have a positive impact…

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It’s Mental Health Awareness Week 2017!

At Concern Group we are celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week (8-14 May)! This year’s theme is ‘Surviving or thriving?’ This is something we think a lot about across the Group, as our mission is to improve the mental health and…

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World Health Day

Throughout August, we’re looking at how exercise can support not just our physical health, but our mental health too. As well as helping to keep us fit and healthy, taking part in regular physical exercise can have a positive impact…

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Self-care at Christmas

What is self-care? Self-care involves taking actions to look after your physical or mental health. It becomes particularly important to maintain good self-care around busy times like the festive period, when our lives can sometimes become hectic or feel unmanageable. It can…

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National Stress Awareness Day: 2nd November 2016

Wednesday 2nd November is National Stress Awareness Day. What is stress? Experiencing ‘stress’ usually refers to having a negative response to a challenging situation or to demands being placed upon us. Stress impacts us all differently – some excel under pressure, whilst…

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World Mental Health Day 2016

Happy World Mental Health Day! The theme for this year’s World Mental Health Day is psychological first aid for all. Psychological first aid (PFA) describes a humane, supportive response to someone who is suffering and may…

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Celebrating 30 years of Concern Group

This is a very special year for us, as it marks the 30th anniversary of Concern Group! On Friday we celebrated the Group’s achievements at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead, with a ceremony which included the presentation of our Employee Awards. Speakers included…

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Spotlight: Work Life Balance

This month, we’re focussing on the importance of  a healthy Work Life Balance. What is Work Life Balance? Having a healthy work-life balance isn’t about spending equal amounts of time at home and at work.  It’s more about feeling you are…

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