Sports events from a wider point of view

Sports events from a wider point of view

Sport is not only learning new skills, it is also meeting people, having fun, taking part and there are different ways to make a contribution. Apart from the positive effects that playing sports can have on physical and mental health, it is necessary to highlight what...
The accomplishment and the results of MENS research

The accomplishment and the results of MENS research

12 European countries, 2.656 respondents: a research among 4 different target groups concerning the connection between the fields of Mental Health and Sport & Physical exercise. A fundamental outcome of the MENS project is the collection of data on the current...
A meeting in Athens!

A meeting in Athens!

1st Transnational Meeting of the “European Voluntary Events for Therapy Through Sports” – EVENTS Project. The 1st Transnational Meeting of EVENTS Project was realized in Athens, Greece, on the 23rd and 24th of November 2017. The partners of MENS project had the chance...
Supporting inclusion through sport

Supporting inclusion through sport

MEH works with Community in Liverpool to support mental well being through sport and physical activity Merseyside Expanding Horizons, a partner in the MENS project is working with local partners the Joseph Lappin Centre; Active Fitness; Sway with Ray; and Deaf Active...
Mental Health Stigma and Europe

Mental Health Stigma and Europe

What role can you play in reducing stigma? One in four people in the world will be affected by a problem with their mental health at some point in their lives (World Health Organisation).  Around 450 million people currently suffer from such conditions, placing mental...