Live Well Kent helps thousands in first year

People using Live Well Kent, a community support service which is marking its first year, have been sharing their personal stories as Mental Health Awareness Week focusses on ‘Surviving or Thriving’. Live Well Kent is a network of mental health and wellbeing organisations, co-run by charities Porchlight and Shaw Trust, which support residents to manage…

New Kent community mental health support service launches during national awareness week

Live Well Kent, a new community mental health and wellbeing service, was officially launched at Canterbury Christ Church University today (17 May). Speaking at the event for service users, Cllr Graham Gibbens, Kent County Council’s Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health, delivered a keynote address before Emma Hanson, KCC’s Head of Adult…