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Our local Time to Change Champions are leading the fight against mental health stigma. Read Laura’s story below.

Our local Time to Change Champions are leading the fight against mental health stigma. With this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week being themed on ‘Kindness’, Laura has written a poem about what kindness means to her:

Kindness

Being kind Is an act of mind
Remembering to say hello
Because you never know
They may be having a bad day
So ask if they are ok
They may even have an ill mind
So please always be kind
Some illnesses you cannot see
So being kind is a good way to be!

By Laura Hasluck

About the hub

The Portsmouth and Southampton Time to change hub is delivered in partnership by Southampton City Council and Portsmouth City Council, co-ordinated by Solent Mind.

We are committed to the Hub being led by Champions. There are many ways that registered Champions can get involved in the direction of the Hub, including joining us at Steering Group meetings. If you’d like to find out more please contact ttc@solentmind.org.uk.

If you are looking for support with your mental health or wellbeing at this difficult time, please visit our support page.