Opinions Archives | Sheffield Flourish
Regular contributor Becky Farrell raises concerns about services and why she feels their suicide prevention strategies are not effective. Trigger warning: References to suicide.
As we celebrate Black History Month this October, Sheffield Flourish feature the work of ADIRA in supporting BME people in Sheffield. Rob Barnett found out more about the organisation and what they are up to by speaking with ADIRA’s founder.
Jessica Gibson writes an enlightening account of just how much mental health services can vary in different parts of the country, and describes some of the approaches to mental health support in Sheffield. Her story highlights the profound impact that the right kind of help can have.
Some really thoughtful but practical advice on how to help people on benefits. Lots of signposting to websites which have a wealth of information.
Each month we focus on a particular theme, and encourage the community to share short comments about their experiences, to go alongside the longer stories.
We asked our community to share their stories of 'Pet Positivity', and the photos and words came in thick and fast. These submissions are a testament to the difference it can make when you share your life with an animal.