News • Jul 02, 2014 00:00 BST
CALM, with the help of Theobald Fox – the full service creative agency – have launched a nationwide campaign aimed at raising awareness for the award winning suicide charity. 12 men a day take their own lives in the UK, a staggering statistic, and one that deserves more attention.
News • Jun 23, 2014 00:00 BST
Forget the World Cup in Rio, this is THE football tournament of 2014! In its 3rd year, the 5-a-side world cup in Downhills Park, North London is hosted by the amazing Gaglione family & friends, and is in aid of CALM. The tournament aims to attract over 200 footballers and 32 teams, over 8 pitches, playing on one day to be crowned the champions.
News • Jun 18, 2014 00:00 BST
Organisers of the free Africa Oyé festival in Liverpool are delighted to announce CALM as their charity partner again for 2014, for the fifth consecutive year.
News • Jun 12, 2014 00:00 BST
A report published in the British Journal of Psychiatry has stated that the global economic crisis has been the direct cause of an extra ten thousand suicides across Europe, the US and Canada. Leading up to the crash of 2007, suicide rates had been in a steady decline in Europe but by 2009 there was a 6.5% increase which was sustained until 2011.
News • Jun 11, 2014 00:00 BST
The producers of Epstein: The Man Who Made The Beatles, the long-awaited play about the legendary music manager Brian Epstein, are delighted to announce that the play, with CALM as their official charity partner, will open at London’s Leicester Square Theatre in Summer 2014
News • Jun 11, 2014 00:00 BST
Ever dreamt about donning a neon orange vest, squeezing into lycra running tights and getting sweaty in front of huge crowds in central london? Let’s be honest, WHO HASN’T? Well, now’s your chance to make your dreams come true, by running the British 10k in aid of CALM.
News • May 19, 2014 00:00 BST
What’s that you say? You’ve noticed something different about us? Have we lost weight? New haircut? Nope. None of those, even though we’ve not eaten chocolate for a month. What we have, people, is an AWESOME new logo (Top left of your screen – pretty sweet, eh?) and a brand spanking new website, in case you hadn’t noticed.
Press Releases • May 16, 2014 10:00 BST
The most recent ONS statistical bulletin names suicide as the leading cause of death in men under 50 in England and Wales, highlighting the rising issue of suicide n older men.
News • May 06, 2014 00:00 BST
Our amazing team of CALMzine writers are coming together to bring the magazine to life, by hosting the first ever CALMzine LIVE! show – a night of comedy, poetry, film, writers & art from our regular contributors and CALM ambassadors.
News • May 02, 2014 00:00 BST
CALM has commissioned public and third sector research specialists Public Knowledge to carry out the Year of the Male’s Audit of Modern Masculinity. The audit will explore areas of life where men feel pressure to live up to unrealistic ideals in a bid to understand more about the root causes of male suicide.
Press Releases • Apr 09, 2014 12:32 BST
CALM has commissioned public and third sector research specialists Public Knowledge to carry out the Year of the Male's Audit of Modern Masculinity.
News • Feb 25, 2014 00:00 GMT
GREETINGS! So here we are. 2014. We’re officially living in the future, people! Lack of hover boards aside, this year is looking to be a BIG one for CALM and we thought we’d kick it off with an awesome magazine packed full of tip top literary fodder in this AWARD WINNING magazine.
News • Dec 25, 2013 00:00 GMT
However, if you’re not feeling it and need to talk to someone, our CALM helpline and texting service is open every evening throughout the Christmas period, from 5pm to midnight. Our trained helpline staff are on hand to offer non judgmental support and information, whatever the issue.
News • Dec 20, 2013 00:00 GMT
After 3 years of annual summits, featuring a rich diet of great examples of suicide prevention activity from across the globe, in 2013 CALM hosted a half-day awayday, focused on action planning, for the Cheshire & Merseyside Suicide Reduction Network.
News • Nov 25, 2013 00:00 GMT
GREETINGS! The clocks have gone back, we survived the Super Storm of 2013™ (my neighbour’s dustbin fell over. OMGZ) and Starbucks have started adding cinnamon to every single one of their products, which can only mean one thing. Christmas is round the corner.
News • Oct 01, 2013 00:00 BST
GREETINGS! Holy guacamole, what a summer! Not only did we experience the meteorological phenomenon known as prolonged sunshine, but CALM embarked on a hellasummer with our first ever CALMzone tent at Secret Garden Party (check out our Secret Garden Party pages in this very mag).
News • Aug 05, 2013 00:00 BST
We’re looking for busy, male dominated workplaces where we can promote CALM’s services via our fully branded table football table. We’ll bring it to you free of charge and install it in a suitable location for your staff to use in their leisure time over the period of a week.