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  • I’m a psychologist – and I believe we’ve been told devastating lies about mental health. Sanah Ahsan, The Guardian (Sep 06, 2022)
  • As the Welsh Government begin their Universal Basic Income trials, here’s how it can help the mental health of young people, The Daily Alternative (Jul 26, 2022)
  • Recognising communities and citizens as generative participants in a pluralistic and shared future, and as the people best placed to organise and produce solutions to the problems that affect them, Neighbourhood Democracy Movement (Jul 18, 2022) — Responding to the New Local NHS Paradigms Report

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Events[edit | edit source]

Networks[edit | edit source]

  • Network of Wellbeing
  • Walking for Health describes itself as "England's largest network of health walks with over 360 active walking schemes, helping people across the country lead a more active lifestyle... improving the mental and physical well-being of thousands of people." / Walking for Health

Organisations working with communities[edit | edit source]

Compassionate Communities UK

Green Gym[edit | edit source]

The Conservation Volunteers' Green Gym programme aims to provide people with a way to enhance their fitness and health while taking action to improve the outdoor environment. It can be seen as enabling people to get fit who would not normally attend a conventional gym or sports centre. W

Resources[edit | edit source]

Video for community action[edit | edit source]


Citizens data initiative[edit | edit source]

  • Right to Know, Learn about the systemic and environmental trends that could be impacting your health., enter your postcode for local results, added 10:26, 18 January 2022 (UTC)
  • Centre for Thriving Places, added 16:59, 16 March 2020 (UTC)
  • Community Wellbeing Index. Enter your post code to get an index for your community,

Research[edit | edit source]

Apps for sustainability[edit | edit source]

Splashpath, find your local swimming pools

Other resources[edit | edit source]

Health and climate[edit | edit source]


Design and well being[edit | edit source]

Maggie's Manchester, Foster and Partners
Authors: Maggie's, Mar 14, 2023


  • "Would better buildings help fix the NHS? The story of Britain’s hospitals, from grand designs to counting the costs",, June 27, 2023

Mental health[edit | edit source]

Relationships: the missing piece of the wellbeing puzzle
Authors: ukmentalhealth, Sep 5, 2016

Covid 19[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

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