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Q&A with WWTW Volunteer Dr. Ian Hancock

To celebrate National Volunteers Week we've asked our volunteers what they love most about volunteering...

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VE Day Poetry Competiton: WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Read the entries from the finalists and find out the winner of our poetry competition

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May Veterans Newsletter (Scotland)

Keeping well

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New Positive Pathways Navigator joins WWTW team.

We are pleased to announce that Laura Shuttleworth, our Art, Culture and Heritage Navigator for the Positive Pathways Programme, is now in post.

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Covid-19 Series. A day in the life of Employment Advisor Jonathan Scott-Laws during lockdown.

Jon has been a Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) Employment Advisor since April 2019. Jon supports referrals from the NHS veteran mental health team in Essex. The Essex NHS team is one third of the Midlands & East Veterans Service (MEVS), within the nationwide Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service (TILS).

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Managing anger and irritability during lockdown. Written by Carolyn Brown

With all the extra time being spent together during the COVID lockdown measures, it is important to have conversations about what each person within the household needs.

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WWTW + Contact to co-host Mental Health Twitter Takeover

Join us on June 1st between 12.30pm-1.30pm as WWTW Therapist, Emma McDonald takes over Contact's Twitter page to answer your questions about mental health.

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WWTW Manchester Team receive High Sheriff Special Recognition Award

Last week the Walking With The Wounded team in Manchester were presented with ‘The High Sheriff Special Recognition Award’ for their outstanding contribution to the community during the Coronavirus pandemic

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Mental Health Awareness Week - Be Kind. Written by WWTW mental health therapist, Frances Howlett

“Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love” -Buddha This is all very appropriate and true. But just to look at the kindness part for a minute.

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Covid-19 Series. Q+A with WWTW Mental Health Therapist Ian Best.

Despite the disruption many of us are facing, WWTW are still here to support those who served. As part of our ongoing support, we've set up regular live Twitter Q+A sessions with our mental health therapists. This offers you the chance to ask any mental health question you might have.

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