Coffee and Cakes in aid of Action Mental Hea…

Friday 23 March 2018, will see the HMC team hold a Coffee and Cakes event in aid of our charity partner, Action Mental Health. This is a fantastic way for us to find out more about Action Mental Health and support the charity by fundraising.

We are pleased to have two members of the Action Mental Health team, Calum and Gary in our offices today to speak with our staff about the different services the charity provides. At HMC we are passionate about giving back to the community and supporting local charities by raising awareness and participating in fundraising activities. We encourage our employees and stakeholders to show support for local charities.

Action Mental Health located across Northern Ireland was founded in 1963, the local charity works to enhance the quality of life and the employability if people with mental health needs or a learning disability in Northern Ireland.

Mental Health in Northern Ireland:

  1. One in five adults in Northern Ireland will show signs of a mental health.
  2. When matched to 17 other countries, Northern Ireland had the 2nd highest rates of mental ill-health.
  3. Prevalence of mental illness in Northern Ireland is 15% higher than in England.

HMC will be supporting Action Mental Health through further activities throughout the year including the Belfast City Marathon, Belfast Abseil and many more. Stay tuned over our social media channels to view our other upcoming events. Click here for more information on Action Mental Health.