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Look after your mental health in Lockdown

Tips on taking care of your mental health during lockdown

April 24, 2020

As the country prepares for at least another three weeks of lockdown, there’s never been a more important time to focus on not just our general health, but our mental health and well-being, too. Being shut inside our homes and unable to spend time with our family and friends, alongside worries about the future might…

Living Well UK launched dedicated crisis call-line for Key Workers in the West Midlands

April 20, 2020

With key workers across the country continuing to work around the clock to save lives of those affected by Covid-19, West Midlands charity Living Well UK has rolled-out a new initiative to ensure that their mental health needs are supported at this crucial time. The charity has launched a free call-line, offering access to trained…

Birmingham Wellbeing Pop-up Schedule FEB/MAR 2020

January 23, 2020

Autumn / Winter Update

January 20, 2020

Our development and reaching a milestone… Congratulations to all of our members! With our AGM all wrapped up, we welcome all our new and returning members to the Living Well UK charity. We look forward to working in partnership with you to develop mental health and wellbeing services that support our community and grow our social enterprises, charities and community interest organisations.…

Calling all members 📢 Exclusive offer with iSE

January 20, 2020

Living Well UK appoints new CEO, Ben Howells

January 6, 2020

At such a vital time for mental health services, Living Well UK is continuously expanding as an organisation, and it is taking its reach to new heights, with the appointment of new CEO, Ben Howells. Ben will be joined by two new trustees, Aftab Rahman and Lovemore Masiane, and together the trio hopes to further…

New service! LTC Integrated IAPT

December 2, 2019

Living Well Consortium (LWC) are proud to secure the delivery of the IAPT LTC service across Birmingham and Solihull. From the 1 December 2019 our service to support those with anxiety and depression arising from Long Term Conditions & Medically Unexplained symptoms will go live. To kickstart the programme we will cover practices in areas…

Good Finance LIVE Free one-day event!

September 23, 2019

Good Finance LIVE Midlands: Birmingham BOOK NOW!   Are you a social enterprise, charity or community organisation who are trading and making an income from that activity? Are you currently exploring ways to scale up that activity or finance new plans? If so, Good Finance Live is where you need to be… Good Finance Live…

Summer News Flash!

July 29, 2019

  New payment approaches for mental health services. Commissioners and providers of mental healthcare to shift to new payment approaches. NHS England are supporting providers and commissioners of adult and older people mental health services to implement more transparent payment approaches. READ MORE

Spring 2019 News Flash

May 22, 2019

Our Transition to CIO When the original Birmingham mental health consortium (BMHC) was established, the plan was always that the company would be registered as a charity. This work was never undertaken, at the time and, in the meantime, the Charity commission has clarified the types of activities that charities can and cannot undertake. When,…