The FA Launches New Mental health Campaign Aimed At Men
A new mental health campaign aimed at men has been launched by the Football Association. 'Heads Up' will "harness the influence and popularity of football" to "show the world that mental fitness is just as important as physical fitness". Click here for more information and to watch a video on BBC Sport of men discussing their mental health.
In other football related mental health news the Professional Footballers' Association has today announced that a record number of footballers are getting support with their mental health. BBC Sport said that "Since January, 355 professionals have accessed therapy". Click here for the full article.
We also run our own mental health programme aimed at men. Positive Minds; Man On! is a Physical Activity and Wellbeing Session for Men Aged 18-65. Sessions are 90 minutes in length: 60 minutes of physical activity and 30 minutes of a conversation café. Click here for more information and to sign up contact firstname.lastname@example.org