Mental Health Champion

At present we are still waiting for this role to be filled.

Please contact gensec@readingroadrunners.org or chairman@readingroadrunners.org if interested in this rewarding role.

The Mental Health Champion role has the following key responsibilities;

  • Provide crisis contacts to their club/group
  • Be a point of contact for anyone experiencing mental health problems to join the club/group
  • Encourage and promote conversations about mental health
  • Make links with mental health organisations in the community
  • Actively promote mental wellbeing and running

You can find out more about the role here
https://www.englandathletics.org/athletics-and-running/our-programmes/runandtalk/mental-health-champions/

If you feel you need help and support with your Mental Health there are some useful contacts and listening services on the Mind website;
https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/guides-to-support-and-services/crisis-services/helplines-listening-services

Mental Health crisis contacts can be found here;
https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/guides-to-support-and-services/crisis-services/

GoodToTalk@readingroadrunners.org