Steps to Wellness – Press Release

BERMUDA MENTAL HEALTH FOUNDATION TO HOST FIRST ANNUAL STEPS TO MENTAL WELLNESS WALK AND COMMUNITY FAIR Mental Health Week Expands with the Introduction of Steps to Mental Wellness Walk. Hamilton, Bermuda (August 28, 2019) – BMHF will be hosting its first inaugural Steps to Mental Wellness Walk and Community Fun Day on Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. This initiative intends to raise awareness about mental wellness as well as breaking the stigma surrounding getting the mental help one may need to have a better quality of life. The walk will take place during Mental Health Week and will start from Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute…

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Call for end to silence on Mental Health

Mental health professionals have called for barriers surrounding mental illness to be broken down. And they said the culture of silence around mental health problems needed to end so the subject could be properly discussed and dealt with. “No one talks about it,” Winston Rogers, clinical manager of community rehabilitation services at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, said. “The powers that be don’t talk about it. “Those people that are very much involved with mental illness, we do our part, but sometimes it is seen as self-serving when you get the actual people who are providing this service and they’re out there trying to beat the drum about mental…

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Argus Donates to Bermuda Heart Foundation and Bermuda Mental Health Foundation

Hamilton, Bermuda (August 2, 2016) – The Argus Group today announces a donation of $5,000 to the Bermuda Heart Foundation and $5,000 to the Bermuda Mental Health Foundation. Argus pledged to donate money on behalf of every person that participated in its month-long Argus Cup Match Pre-Game Face Off, a fun set of games and drills to promote Cup Match team spirit. Argus’ donation is a result of 726 participants that came out to join the company in its community challenges. Bermuda Heart Foundation is a charity that advocates for better heart health and seeks to decrease the number of heart-related deaths on the Island.  Bermuda Mental Health Foundation…

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Argus Donates $10,000 to Bermuda Mental Health Foundation

Hamilton, Bermuda (November 30, 2015) – The Argus Group today announces that 200 Healthy Habits badges were earned through its wellness programme resulting in a $10,000 donation to Bermuda Mental Health Foundation (BMHF). The Argus Group committed to donating to charity for every Healthy Habit badge earned in its Get Up & Thrive. programme, an online wellness platform that offers individual tracking of personal goals and activities. Healthy Habits is Argus Health’s self-guided, interactive programme that supports habits for a healthy life. BMHF is a registered, non-profit, all-volunteer organisation that for the past 21 years has assisted in the provision of communal housing for persons recovering from mental disorders. In addition,…

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