Male suicide prevention charity CALM launches #ChangeThePicture campaign for International Men’s Day
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2017 10:57 GMT
Press Releases • Sep 10, 2017 09:00 BST
To mark World Suicide Prevention Day today, the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has published three real suicide notes in five national newspapers, written by three men who survived.
Press Releases • Jul 07, 2017 11:47 BST
Ady Suleiman has released an exclusive cover of Bill Withers’ classic ‘Lean On Me’ as part of Torch Songs, the initiative led by the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2017 09:49 BST
Mind The Chap is back this Men's Health Week, with the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) handing out free limited-edition Oyster Card holders at various London tube and rail stations, targeting thousands of commuters with the slogan ‘Mind The Chap’ to serve as a reminder that men are three times more likely than women to die by suicide.
Press Releases • May 16, 2017 10:52 BST
A free space for conversation on the themes underpinning The Calm Photography Movement project and exhibition featuring Simon Jack (BBC Business Editor), Steve Wallington (TCPM co-founder and Creative Director), Poorna Bell (Executive Editor of HuffPost UK and author of Chase the Rainbow), Casey Moore (photographer) and James Scroggs (CALM’s Chair of Trustees).
Press Releases • Apr 21, 2017 12:04 BST
This Sunday, 23rd April, 42 runners will take part in the Virgin Money London Marathon in support of the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM), the UK’s leading charity dedicated to preventing male suicide. CALM is a partner of Heads Together, the official charity of the London Marathon spearheaded by The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, who will be cheering on CALM runners.
EMBARGO 00:01 Tuesday 18th April 2017 - The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry give exclusive interview to CALMzine
Press Releases • Apr 13, 2017 13:40 BST
The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry talk Stormzy, men’s mental health and the British stiff upper lip in an exclusive interview for grassroots men's magazine CALMzine, published by male suicide prevention charity CALM.
Press Releases • Mar 30, 2017 12:51 BST
Recent UK figures show that men are three times more likely than women to take their own life, and less likely to talk to anyone about going through depression. The Calm Photography Movement has been founded in partnership with LYNX to spark conversation about masculinity, mental health and self-expression through photography, in aid of the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).
Press Releases • Mar 21, 2017 18:10 GMT
To celebrate Record Store Day on 22nd April 2017, Elbow have announced a 7” release as part of Torch Songs, the project led by the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).
Press Releases • Jan 09, 2017 18:38 GMT
- Theresa May is first British PM to publicly recognise the impact of male suicide - Men’s charity CALM pledges to hold government to account on new suicide prevention strategy
Press Releases • Dec 02, 2016 13:27 GMT
The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has released the results of a suicide awareness survey to coincide with today’s new suicide figures that show 75% of UK suicides are male. Now 1 in 3 people in the UK are aware that suicide is the single biggest killer of men under 45.
Press Releases • Nov 18, 2016 18:15 GMT
To mark International Men’s Day on 19 November 2016, the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has launched Torch Songs, a new campaign that celebrates the power of music to lift us out of life’s low points.
17 NOV: Research reveals men struggle to cope with mental health problems, as new suicide data shows huge male bias
Press Releases • Nov 16, 2016 08:00 GMT
New research published today shows the disproportionate impacts of mental health issues on men in the UK. Men are less likely than women to talk to anyone about being depressed, and more likely to exhibit risk-taking behaviour, reveals a report launched ahead of International Men’s Day by The Huffington Post UK and the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).
Press Releases • Sep 12, 2016 15:34 BST
“We’re aiming to generate more data-driven insight into male mental health and anxiety than has ever been achieved before.” - Ian Moore, editorial director TheLADbible Group TheLADbible Group is launching “UOKM8?” a three-month campaign to raise awareness of male mental health issues. We’re aiming to develop the broadest understanding of mental health and suicide risk in the UK.
Press Releases • Sep 09, 2016 15:34 BST
For World Suicide Prevention Day, the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has released a powerful film that breaks the silence surrounding suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK.
Press Releases • Aug 02, 2016 13:25 BST
The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM), Arsenal in the Community and QPR Community Trust have teamed up with local dad Giancarlo Gaglione to host a five-a-side World Cup football tournament to raise awareness of male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under the age of 45 in the UK. The event will take place in north London this Sunday, 7 August.
Press Releases • Jun 15, 2016 17:16 BST
*Embargoed 16.06.2016 00:01* Today TOPMAN, Octopus Investments and the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) join forces to highlight the prevalence of male suicide, the single biggest killer of men aged under 45.
Press Releases • Jun 15, 2016 00:01 BST
• Fathers Day: Poll finds 3% of new mothers and new fathers consider suicide in first year of parenthood (YouGov) • Men are three times more likely than women to die by suicide (ONS) • 93% of the population said mums play a "very important role" in children's lives, compared to 84% for dads (YouGov) • £290m invested in wellbeing of new and expectant mums; charity says dads “need support too”
Press Releases • May 11, 2016 16:29 BST
Today the Duke of Cambridge will join the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) at the launch of a unique coalition of frontline services to help tackle the issue of male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under the age of 45 in the UK.