Marking mental health awareness week in Bridgend County Borough

Bridgend County Borough Council is marking Mental Health Awareness Week between 9 – 15 May 2022. With ‘loneliness’ as the theme of the week, the event seeks to demonstrate how it impacts mental and physical wellbeing.

As the month of May is also #NationalWalkingMonth, we are encouraging residents to sign up to the ‘80 Miles in May’ challenge and share their photos using the hashtag #80MilesinMay.

There are many beautiful parks, woodlands, green spaces, nature reserves and beaches around #Bridgend County Borough to visit and enjoy, including many coastal walks and the Dog’s Trust Snoopy Trail which is currently located within #Porthcawl.

There are also a number of services to support people who are suffering from loneliness and mental health issues in Bridgend County Borough. These include:

To find out more, visit the Mental Health Foundation website.