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Announcing our partnership with Liverpool Calling

Announcing our partnership with Liverpool Calling

News   •   Jul 10, 2014 00:00 BST

We’re very pleased to announce our brand new hook up with “Liverpool Calling” music festival, which takes place on Saturday July 26th, 2014! Chief Organiser and man behind the infamous Yeah Buddy blog Krystian said: “We’re so happy and chuffed to fly the CALM flag, it’s a brilliant campaign, we love the cause and are proud to announce that we’re teaming up with you this year.”

CALM Launch National #mandictionary Campaign

CALM Launch National #mandictionary Campaign

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.

Sign up to the Lan The Baron World Cup 2014!

Sign up to the Lan The Baron World Cup 2014!

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.

Africa Oyé team up with CALM for the 5th year running

Africa Oyé team up with CALM for the 5th year running

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.

Global Recession led to 10,000 extra suicides, report claims

Global Recession led to 10,000 extra suicides, report claims

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.

SMASH HIT BEATLES PLAY SUPPORTS CALM IN WEST END

SMASH HIT BEATLES PLAY SUPPORTS CALM IN WEST END

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

Run the British 10K For CALM!

Run the British 10K For CALM!

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.

CALMZINE ISSUE 14 OUT NOW!

CALMZINE ISSUE 14 OUT NOW!

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.

SUICIDE THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN MEN AGED UNDER 50 IN ENGLAND & WALES

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.

EVENT: CALMzine LIVE! June 19th

EVENT: CALMzine LIVE! June 19th

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.

CALM COMMISSIONS AUDIT OF MODERN MASCULINITY

CALM COMMISSIONS AUDIT OF MODERN MASCULINITY

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.

CALM COMMISSIONS ANNUAL AUDIT OF MODERN MASCULINITY

CALM COMMISSIONS ANNUAL AUDIT OF MODERN MASCULINITY

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.

NEW CALMZINE OUT NOW! Ft. Evan Dando, Andrew Cotton and more…

NEW CALMZINE OUT NOW! Ft. Evan Dando, Andrew Cotton and more…

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.

CALM NAME 2014 THE ‘YEAR OF THE MALE’…

CALM NAME 2014 THE ‘YEAR OF THE MALE’…

News   •   Jan 01, 2014 00:00 GMT

The Charter is signed by a coalition of leading figures in the men’s movement, including the CEO of Men’s Health Forum, the UK Co-ordinator of International Men’s Day and leading psychologists and academics.

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM CALM!!

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM CALM!!

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.

CALM hosts Awayday for Merseyside & Cheshire

CALM hosts Awayday for Merseyside & Cheshire

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.

CALMZINE NAMED PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR!

CALMZINE NAMED PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR!

News   •   Nov 25, 2013 00:00 GMT

CALM are thrilled to announce that our magazine, CALMzine, won Publication of the Year at the Public Sector Communications Awards 2013 in Manchester last night!

CALMZINE ISSUE 12 OUT NOW!

CALMZINE ISSUE 12 OUT NOW!

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.

CALMZINE ISSUE 11 OUT NOW!!

CALMZINE ISSUE 11 OUT NOW!!

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).

CALM comes to Merseyside workplaces…

CALM comes to Merseyside workplaces…

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.