Gardening – Good for the mind and body

Even something as simple as having a plant in your room can reduce stress. Many people who suffer from depression and anxiety have found gardening and caring for plants to be beneficial to their health. The RHS Chelsea Flower Show has gone digital to bring you an exciting and inspirational line up – from the […]

Mental Health Awareness Week

Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 18-24 May 2020. The theme is kindness. For resources, guides and personal stories visit.. https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/campaigns/mental-health-awareness-week

Video Call Etiquette – hints and tips

If, like the Broadcaster Andrew Cotter, your Zoom call doesn’t always go to plan, we’ve shared some hints and tips in picture format! https://youtu.be/fqfWuuyT2co #StayAthome #Wellbeing #Menssheds @MrAndrewCotter

The Zoom Room Virtual Shed

Are you skilled, crafty or knowledgeable in a fascinating subject? Happy to share the above in a fun, informal way with ‘shedders’? Do you know what a men’s shed is? Curious to know more and take part in The Zoom Room Virtual Shed? Contact chris.southern@hafancymru.co.uk or Read more… Men’s Sheds Cymru are the organisation supporting […]

Want to learn a new skill while at home?

Find free, high quality digital and numeracy courses in The Skills Toolkit. We know lock-down has made life difficult for many of us, but if you can find the time, grab this opportunity to build up your existing skill set and discover new talents. https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk #Brainfit #Wellbeingwednesday #StayAtHome #Menssheds

We’ll Meet Again for VE Day 75 with Katherine Jenkins

For the first time in their 150-year history, the Royal Albert Hall will play host to a very special concert behind closed doors as they join the nation in marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day Mezzo Soprano Katherine Jenkins OBE will perform in an empty Royal Albert Hall in a special half-hour concert that will be streamed […]

How are you doing?

Public Health Wales has launched a new well-being campaign to address the negative impact of COVID-19 on the mental, physical and social well-being of people in Wales. Public Health Wales has launched a new microsite, which hosts a wealth of information offering practical support and links to charities… https://phw.nhs.wales/topics/latest-information-on-novel-coronavirus-covid-19/staying-well-at-home/ #StayAtHome #Wellbeing #Menssheds

Have you got Zoom in your room?!

Your Men’s Sheds Cymru team are working from home but are actively creating new ways for us all to stay connected from the safety of our own homes. Having used other platforms, we had our first Zoom meeting today – we won’t pretend it went without a hitch, but it was great to see and […]

Fancy a ‘tour’ around the Natural History Museum?

Why not delve into the Museum from home with a virtual self-guided tour of the galleries, an interactive experience about Hope the blue whale and audio guides narrated by Sir David Attenborough. 11 Ways to explore from home https://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/virtual-museum. #StayAtHome #Wellbeing

Funding Update

Funding Update as compiled by PACT North Wales police charity. There are funding opportunities specific to North Wales, Wales and UK wide. Funding Streams COVID19 April 2020 V2