Sunshine for the Soul: 30 Days Wild Benefits Health and Wellbeing

This is a guest post by The Wildlife Trusts about their annual challenge: 30 Days Wild. This post is also relevant to this year’s World Environment Day on 5th June, which is based on the theme “I’m With Nature”, encouraging people to connect with nature. Watch out on NOW’s blog and social media channels for more content about this theme over the next week or so.

NOW’s Totnes Wellbeing Fund Welcomes Applications

Supporting small changes, which make a big difference to wellbeing – this is the aim of the Totnes Wellbeing Fund (TWF), set up three years ago by the Network of Wellbeing (NOW). We have a new round of funding available, and individuals and community groups with good ideas and projects to boost wellbeing in Totnes and adjacent parishes are invited to apply to the TWF by 6pm Friday 16th June 2017.

How Can We Create a Happier World for Ourselves and Others?

How can we create a happier world for ourselves and others? Here at the Network of Wellbeing (NOW) we co-hosted a talk from wellbeing pioneer Nic Marks on this topic in Exeter earlier this month. Nic shared his wealth of experience exploring this question, from his early work on the Happy Planet Index and the Five Ways to Wellbeing, to his more recent engagement with happiness in the workplace.

Museum of Happiness: A Happier, Kinder and More Playful World

Our friends at the Museum of Happiness have launched a crowdfunding campaign to help them to create a happier, kinder and more playful world.

They aim to raise £25,000 in order to open the world’s first dedicated Museum of Happiness in Camden, London. They’re offering amazing rewards for supporters – so through supporting them you will help a fantastic project and you’ll receive a brilliant new gift or experience too!

They have already passed the £15,000 mark, but they need your help to reach their goal!

Building Wellbeing Together Weekend: Amazing Speakers and Stunning Venue!

How can we build wellbeing together; in our own lives, in wider society and in harmony with the natural world? The Network of Wellbeing and Hawkwood College are exploring this question at the Building Wellbeing Together Weekend from 22nd - 24th September 2017, together with many amazing speakers, and we'd like you to join us too!