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500 engineers access new mental health support hub

Engineering charity Foothold has reported over 500 people have accessed support from a well-being hub in the six months since its launch.

Engineering charity Foothold has reported over 500 people have accessed support from a well-being hub in the six months since its launch.

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Mark’s 25 in 25 fundraising challenge

Foothold supporter Mark Spry will begin an epic sponsored reading challenge this July to raise funds.

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Debt – a fact of life for many families

We're launching a partnership with StepChange and a newsletter for parents in engineering.

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Launching a mental wellbeing hub for engineering community

To support improved mental wellbeing in our community, we’re delighted to announce the launch of Foothold wellbeing hub in collaboration with Gattaca.

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Foothold collaborating with Gattaca to fund a mental health wellbeing hub

On this year’s Time to Talk Day, we’re launching a partnership to raise £100,000 for a mental wellbeing hub

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Supporting our community in December

We're excited to announce the launch of December Support Hub to support our community

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#KeepTalking – a new annual campaign around men’s health

We're launching a new annual campaign, tackling the stigma men face around asking for help for health issues

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New webinar series to tackle sleep issues

We are launching a new series of webinars in partnership with our friends at Sleepstation

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Gattaca Plc to embark on a fundraising challenge for Foothold

Engineering and technology recruiter has announced a fundraiser to support our community.

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Foothold Local Representative Annual General Meeting

An overview of this year's Foothold Local Representative and AGM.

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Your stories

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The way we have dealt with the last 12 months is with a positive attitude, laughter and not being afraid to ask for help. Sharon Monelle View story