Upcoming Events

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Events

#letswalkamile

Join fellow classmates or colleagues and walk a mile with us! Meet new people, get some head-space and get talking about mental health!

Date: TBC

Location: Coatbridge Campus (Dunbeth Park) | Meeting place: Park Street Entrance

Click here for more information about Walk a Mile.

#passthebadge

“Start Talking” about mental health using the See Me Scotland digital badge! Find a photo which means something to you then head over to www.passthebadge.co.uk to add on our 'Start Talking' digital badge.

Don't forget share it on social media with a story about why you think it’s important to “Start Talking” about mental health.

Read more about how you can get involved

 

Mental Health Training

Want to know more about training opportunities? We are partnered with Elament who offer Suicide Prevent Training in North Lanarkshire. 

Click here to find out about their training. 

Stress Control Classes

Stress Control classes will help develop skills and techniques to manage common issues caused by modern day living, such as stress, anxiety and low confidence – which can all affect well-being. 

Classes will be delivered in locations across Lanarkshire, including New College Lanarkshire's Coatbridge and Cumbernauld Campuses. 

Click here for more information including dates, times and how to book.  

Student Training Events

"Mental Health and You" and "The Emotional Aspect of Stigma"

These training sessions will be held specifically for students and will run for 20- 30 mins each. Tea, coffee and snacks will be provided during the sessions.  

  • Dates: TBC

Each student will receive an attendance certificate which can be used towards Be Engaged awards.

Take a minute, change a life

Suicide Prevention North Lanarkshire Council has developed a suicide prevention app in partnership with North Lanarkshire Council, Health Scotland and Health Improvement. 

The app is an information and signposting tool which provides a wide range of support services, guidance and advice on suicide prevention. Main features include: Guides to talking, listening and reducing stigma surrounding suicide; 24hr list of resources including phone numbers and websites links; the myths and facts about suicide.

To download, search for SP NLC and/or click the Google Play Link for Android phones or Apple App Store link for iPhones.