Awareness Days

Men’s mental health and toxic masculinity

The following blog has been produced by a PAPYRUS Volunteer. More information about volunteering opportunities at PAPYRUS can be found…

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World Mental Health Day 2022

The 10th October marks World Mental Health Day a globally-recognised awareness day from the World Health Organisation. This year, the…

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Bi Visibility Day

Bi Visibility Day is celebrated on the 23rd of September to raise awareness of the bisexual identity and bi voices….

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Bisexual Awareness Week

Friday 16 September marks the start of Bisexual Awareness Week, also known as #Biweek. This week aims to raise awareness…

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Friendship: the emotions or conduct of friends; the state of being friends. “old ties of love and friendship”  Friendships are…

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The Big Give 2022

PAPYRUS is pleased to announce that we are taking part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2022! This year we…

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International Non-Binary People’s Day

As part of International Non-Binary People’s Day, we spoke to MT about their journey as a non-binary person who has…

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GRT History Month

What is Gypsy, Roma, Traveller History Month? Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month (GRTHM) has taken place every year since…

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Celebrating an Alternative Father’s Day

Father’s Day can be a welcome day to celebrate relationships between father figures and children, for others it can be…

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Why Pride month is still needed

The following piece was created by a PAPYRUS staff member to celebrate Pride month, and highlight the importance of celebrating…

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30 Days of self-care calendar

Each year for Stress Awareness Month, PAPYRUS releases its 30 days of self-care calendar. The calendar, which you can find…

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Supporting my sister; World Bipolar Day

This blog was written by a PAPYRUS volunteer; names and locations have been removed to preserve the identity of the…

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My Experience Blog

My experience: eating disorders and suicide

This post was written by PAPYRUS volunteer, Soph. Soph tells us about how this year’s Eating Disorder Awareness Week felt…

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Before the rainbow was used as a symbol for LGBTQ+ community, a pink triangle was used, as seen on the…

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HOPECAST episode 15 – Millie Gooch

Our latest episode of HOPECAST with Millie Gooch from Sober Girl Society is now live on Spotify. Listen below:

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National Stress Awareness Day

The first Wednesday in November is National Stress Awareness Day. This is an opportunity to think about the effects of…

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