Volvo is rolling out relaxation

Volvo is looking for yoga and meditation practitioners, across the UK, for a wonderful paid opportunity to engage with the community. Their Escape the City In Your City initiative will see therapists giving treatments to the public to promote wellbeing and stress relief.

City

The pop up will be travelling around the country offering complimentary activities (massage, meditation, yoga) throughout the day, as well as coffee. These sessions will be pre-booked apart from the massage. Dates and locations are as follows:

  • Milton Keynes 4–6 August
  • Birmingham 4–6 August
  • Bristol 11–13 August
  • Norwich 18–20 August
  • London 25–27 August

Payment is available for your time, either per day or per session. Each yoga session will be provided with mats, water and towels and each meditation session will have meditation chairs.

If this sounds like your cup of tea, please contact:

Marina Lunn
marina.lunn@tro.com 

0208 2327240
+44 7766056514

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health awareness week

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 is taking place from 8 – 14 May and aims to highlight why good mental health is only being experienced by a minority of the UK’s population.

In a March 2017 study on Mental Health entitled Surviving or Thriving, the Mental Health Foundation found only 13% of respondents reported living with high levels of good mental health. Their study aimed to shed light on the lack of good mental health in society and reduce the stigma of the widespread problem that affects nearly two-thirds of people in the UK over their lifetime.

Other key statistics included:

  • More than 4/10 say they have experienced depression
  • 10% of children and young people have a mental health problem
  • People aged 55 and over experience better mental health than average
  • More than 1 in 4 reported having experienced panic attacks

You can read the Mental Health Foundations report here