The 2021 World Mental Health Day campaign ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’ will enable us to focus on the issues that perpetuate mental health inequality locally and globally.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on people’s mental health. Some groups, including health and other frontline workers, students, people living alone, and those with pre-existing mental health conditions, have been particularly affected. And services for mental, neurological and substance use disorders have been significantly disrupted. Yet there is cause for optimism. During the World Health Assembly in May 2021, governments from around the world recognized the need to scale up quality mental health services at all levels
As we continue working to ensure everyone feels supported when it comes to mental health, you may find it helpful to talk to someone you trust, and there are countless people within our Welsh Judo community that are always here if you are concerned that you are developing or struggling with a mental health problem There are a number of organisations that can support you including: