Category: News

The Recovery Wall – You Put On That Uniform

This film was created and produced by Amy and Hannah for the following for the reasons. “Mental health can affect anyone I never thought I would suffer as I was a very active hard working life and soul and then after a 10 month stay in hospital after having a total hip replacement my mental health journey began. This was in 2015 and my first experience on a mental health ward was in 2016. To vent my emotions I wrote songs, poems and drew pictures. I wrote this poem from my hospital bed” – Amy

New local mental health website launches

A new local website providing information and self-help guides for people with mild to moderate mental health problems has been launched.

Samaritans Volunteering

Learn new skills, meet new people, be there! If you are interested in volunteering with the Samaritans, click here for more information!

Pembrokeshire’s Feel Good Outdoors Grant Information – 29/03/18

Expressions of Interest are being sought for a £1200 grant, which will support project(s) linking mental health with outdoor activity in Pembrokeshire. This money was kindly donated by members of the public in support of Jo-Anne Jones, Pembrokeshire resident and outdoors enthusiast, competing in the Ironman Wales 2017 competition.

Stress Control & Activate Your Life

Click here to find out news about Stress Control & ACTivate Your Life!

West Wales Nature Based Health Services Network Newsletter

Here is our first West Wales Nature Based Health Services Network newsletter. Click here to find out more!

New Recovery Wall Films Available!

We are still collecting a number of interviews for the Recovery Wall Project, these films showcase a range of inspirational stories from people with lived experiences of mental health! To find out more, click here!

Transforming Mental Health Services Workshops

Hywel Dda Health Board are holding a number of workshops for the consultation across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire. At the workshops a presentation will be given on the details of the consultation which will be followed by an opportunity for you to feedback on the proposed changes. Click here to find out more information!

Discovery in the Dark – Launch

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park boasts a wealth of wonderful places to explore and enjoy. Its stunning coastline offers safe, sandy beaches ideal for families, as well as rugged cliffs and secluded rocky coves. Our Discovery in the Dark project is being launched early next week. The launch will be on Twitter and Facebook.

Access to Advocacy- Questionnaire

Independent advocacy can make a real difference to older people’s lives, helping to ensure that their voices are heard and that they have support, something that is particularly important during difficult or challenging times. If you are an older person and would like to share your experiences of accessing or using independent advocacy services, please complete our short online survey,