All our Notes on the Margin for this week. With a special focus on raising awareness of mental health problems appealing for change and learning to support others.
- ‘Aware have produced a time-lapse video to showcase their new ‘Live Billboard’ as part of the Lean on Me campaign. This piece of art was created to encourage people to support those with mental health problems and to start talking about depression. Lean on me
- The Desperate farmwives of Offaly have created a very glamorous new calendar to raise money for mental health Charities Grow and Aware. Just like our friends in the IFA the ladies of Offaly Macra are ploughing on with new ideas to promote awareness of mental health problems. Desperate Farmwives
- A not so happy Birthday? It is 100 years since the term ‘Schizophrenia’ was termed, and although things have come a long way, people with this condition are still treated with suspicion and fear. Rethink have asked us to send an E-Card to David Cameron with 5 Birthday wishes. Everyone deserves to make a wish on their birthday. Rethink