The effect of a dog in school
A comfort dog is a counselling support. They possess the two most important qualities of an effective social worker or counsellor--unconditional acceptance and warmth.
A “compassionate community” scheme in Frome aimed at tackling loneliness and associated ill health has helped cut emergency hospital admissions by 17%.
Time to Change
Around 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem this year yet the shame and silence can be as bad as the mental health problem itself.
Insights into poverty and inequality - 4
Since the early 1990s, inequality, as shown by the Gini coefficient, has stayed relatively level. In other words, although there is inequality there has not been a large increase in recent years.
Why beauty matters
“At every level of the human experience, we are looking for the beautiful, something that gives priority to our souls, not just our physical needs.”
A different way of doing business following research from Mars Inc on 'What is the right level of profit for its business activities?'
The Happiness Course Leaders Training Day - London
@Livability 6 Mitre Passage London SE10 0ER
This day will train you to run Livability’s “The Happiness Course” in your community. The Happiness Course is a four session course developed by Livability to support churches in having meaningful conversations with their community about happiness and wellbeing. It opens up conversation about deeper meaning.