Monthly Archives: February 2017

Time To Talk Day

Today is Time To Talk Day. This initiative is aimed at reducing stigma for those with mental health problems. Many people with mental health problems suffer in silence – so let’s reduce the stigma to make it easier for people to talk. Check out this article from the BBC where people with mental health problems discuss their experiences: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-38814377 For more information on the Time to Talk campaign you can visit their website: http://www.time-to-change.org.uk/timetotalkday

Dignity Action Day 2017

February 1st 2017 is Dignity Action Day, an awareness day organised by the charity Dignity In Care to promote awareness of the importance of dignity and human rights to vulnerable people in care situations. The Advocacy Project is a rights-based organisation, and are proud to support the people we work with to be treated with dignity and have their human rights respected. For more information on Dignity Action Day, visit the Dignity in Care website.