Tackling the Blues, an award-winning sport and arts-based education programme, has launched a series of online bitesize lessons to help teachers support children and young people’s mental health during lockdown.
Researchers at Edge Hill University have published the first study of its kind into the benefits of Rugby League Cares’s Offload programme and have concluded it is saving lives and providing those involved in the game a safe space for men to discuss mental health.
Today the Rugby Football Union celebrates its 150th anniversary and Edge Hill University is celebrating this momentous landmark by saying thank you to its rugby community for growing female representation within the sport.
Exactly 25 years since the infamous Bosman ruling changed the world of football, Edge Hill University is hosting an online event to revisit the case and assess its legacy on the game.
Award-winning mental health programme Tackling the Blues has appointed six new recruits to grow activities at a time when mental health has never been more important.
An Edge Hill academic has produced a new book that sheds light on athlete welfare and abuse in sport, giving much needed expert advice on how to tackle the problem.
A children’s mental health awareness campaign which saw pupils’ drawings of their Blues heroes take centre stage at a Goodison Park matchday has been shortlisted for a national award.
An Edge Hill and Everton FC mental health partnership programme has been shortlisted in the 2020 Sports Business Awards.
Dreams of a career playing cricket are a step closer for Emma Lamb who has been awarded an England Rookie Contract, following her graduation last year from Edge Hill University.
A mental health awareness programme developed by Edge Hill University and Everton in the Community has been awarded half a million pounds in recognition of the vital impact it has on the student experience.