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Anxiety UK News Section

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Nicky discusses running two successful charities, Anxiety UK and Self Help, including how they came about and how she first realised she was agoraphobic whilst studying at Manchester University. “I’m probably one of the most networked agoraphobics you could imagine,” says Lidbetter with a laugh. “I’ve become quite resourceful in order not to lose out…

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The Stagecoach Group has launched a new initiative, developed in partnership with Anxiety UK and Mental Health Action Group, called “Pledge to Help”. The pledge has the full support of Transport Minister, Andrew Jones MP and will seek to improve the experiences of bus passengers and employees with mental health conditions through enhanced training and…

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A report that summarises the key outcomes of a national summit designed to highlight and improve transport accessibility issues for those living with a long term mental health condition including anxiety and anxiety based depression has been published. Sponsored by the Department for Transport (DfT) and organised by Anxiety UK and the Mental Health Action Group…

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Anyone who’s ever undertaken a house move will agree it’s one of the most challenging life events, both physically and emotionally, that anyone can go through. In a recent poll, two thirds of people voted moving house top of their stress list, with it triggering more anxiety than relationship breakdowns, divorce and starting a new…

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Anxiety UK and the RAF Benevolent Fund has announced a new pilot partnership that will provide additional support to those of working age who are affected by anxiety or depression, whether that be a veteran of the RAF or their loved one. Anxiety UK will provide those who have served in the RAF and their…

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Anxiety UK is seeking to recruit a Trustee to our Board that has accountancy and finance skills.  Must be North West based, ideally Manchester.  For further info contact ceo@anxietyuk.org.uk

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The country’s leading anxiety disorders charity Anxiety UK has announced a new partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry Benevolent Fund to support its beneficiaries with a range of services. The partnership between the two charities will enable eligible members of the Royal Society of Chemistry to access personal wellbeing assessments and talking therapy support…

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Anxiety UK and the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) have launched a joint pilot project which will see members of Anxiety UK being able to access traditional acupuncture through this new partnership. Throughout the pilot project, data will be collected to determine the effectiveness of traditional acupuncture for treating those living with anxiety and anxiety based…

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Anxiety UK has been named as one of three charities to be supported in 2016 by Crystal Legal Services, specialists in seeking compensation for customers who have been mis-sold financial products and insurance. The company employs over 100 staff at its Crewe offices who will support a range of events during the course of the…

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A national summit designed to highlight and improve transport accessibility issues for those living with a long term mental health condition including anxiety and anxiety based depression will bring together key policymakers, transport providers and representatives of those with personal experience in London this month (February 25th, 2016). Sponsored by the Department for Transport (DfT)…

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