Gloucester Community Networking
Chris Auker-Howlett about his journey from veteran to civilian. After being medically discharged from the army, Chris was about to begin the biggest battle of his life.
First Aid for Mental Health courses may be offered free of charge for people living in or who are part of a community group within the Tewkesbury Borough Council area.
GCN may be able to offer courses, for a minimum suggested donation, to businesses within this area, the proceeds of which will help us to provide free (or for a lower suggested donation) for people and community organisations within the Tewkesbuy Borough Council area.
GCN may also be able to offer courses, for a minimum suggested donation, to businesses and community groups outside of these areas, with all funds generated being ploughed back into our First Aid for Mental Health community project (FA4MH).
Attendance Certificates will be issued to delegates for both taster sessions
Do you want to know what mental health is, why people develop mental health conditions and the role of a First Aider for mental health?
We can help you to learn how to:
An overview of the range of the following mental health disorders will be offered at varying levels depending on the qualification being trained on and what support can be offered by both Statutory and Voluntary organisations:
First Aid 4 Mental Health was delivered to the following Community Organisations in early 2020:
Qualified Mental Health First Aiders and Champions. It is good practice for Mental Health First Aiders and Champions to refresh their skills, the same way physical First Aiders do.
GCN also offers tailor-made Mental Health Awareness Courses for Schools, Youth Groups, Adults and Individuals with and without Physical and Learning disabilities.
Our Trainer has experience of both ‘Designing’ and ‘Teaching’ First Aid courses with High School Pupils via Alternative Curriculums and Youth Offending Teams that include:
For a FREE First Aid Mental Health Training Consultation please contact our Trainer Christopher Auker-Howlett via our Website Contact Page
Below are the presentation slides (in video format) created by GCN that is showing at the Churchdown Community Centre during the Covid-19 Vaccincation Programme. The aim of this presentation is to provide people with useful information regarding Mental Health and details of Organisations that can be of help.