#HopeNov20 Addressing mental health conditions during pregnancy and beyond, House of Commons, Nov 2017

This event was dedicated to all the mothers and their families affected by the perinatal mental illnesses. It aimed to raise awareness of maternal mental health issues in the wider community by engaging people from all walks of life.

Impact and reach

This was one of the most popular one-day events we covered in 2017, with 745 people sending 4.8k tweets that brought a total of 22.2m Twitter impressions.

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Over 1 in 10 women have depression during pregnancy or postnatally #HopeNov20

#ZSAlaunch Zero Suicide Alliance Launch, House of Commons, Nov 2017

The Zero Suicide Alliance is a collaborative of NHS trusts, businesses and individuals who are all committed to suicide prevention in the UK and beyond. The alliance is ultimately concerned with improving support for people contemplating suicide by raising awareness of and promoting FREE suicide prevention training which is accessible to all. The aims of this training are to: enable people to identify when someone is presenting with suicidal thoughts/behaviour, to be able to speak out in a supportive manner, and to empower them to signpost the individual to the correct services or support.

Impact and reach

Our first House of Commons launch event brought some unique challenges with it. Tweeting with no wifi and virtual no 4G signal, recording interviews with live music in the background. Despite all that we managed this:

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Zero Suicide Alliance: free suicide prevention training for all #ZSALaunch