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Together we can make a difference– Anon
Support around the United Kingdom
MENTAL HEALTH FOUNDATION
The Mental Health Foundation are the home of ‘Mental Health Awareness Week’, aiming to raise awareness and support for those with mental health issues. They also aim to help people protect and sustain their mental health. For more information, please visit: https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/about-us.
Mind are a UK charity that provide advice and support to help empower those experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, to raise awareness and to promote understanding. For more information, please call their info line on 0300 123 3393 or visit their website, at: https://www.mind.org.uk/.
The Miscarriage Association is a charity that was founded in 1982 by a group of individuals who had experienced miscarriage, and they continue to offer support and information to anyone who has been affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy. They campaign to aim to raise awareness, and to promote good practice in medical care. They offer a range of support in the forms of a direct helpline, forums, e-newsletters and more. If you, or someone you need could use this support service, please feel free to call them on: 01924 200799 (Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm), or visit their website at: https://www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk/.
Support around the Globe
The Shout 85258 is a free, confidential, 24/7 text messaging support service for anyone struggling to cope. They launched their charity in May 2019, and have had more than 1,000,000 conversations with people who are either anxious, stressed, depressed, overwhelmed or suicidal and who need immediate support. They are a digital service, which has been increasingly critical since COVID-19. For more information, please visit their website at: https://giveusashout.org/ or text them on 85258.
Tommy’s are a dedicated charity aiming to find the causes and treatments to save babies’ lives as well as aiming to provide a trusting and baby loss information and support platform for those affected. You can read more on their website, go to: https://www.tommys.org/.