Putting mental health front and centre
6 January 2015, News
JBP to provide leading healthcare network, Big White Wall, with communications support.
Big White Wall, a peer support network has brought in JBP to provide support in its reputational protection, securing new business and its plans for expansion in the health sector.
Big White Wall is an online early intervention service for people in psychological distress. It combines social networking principles with a choice of clinically informed interventions to improve mental wellbeing.
Findings from an independent review of BWW found that:
• 75% of members talked about an issue for the first time on BWW
• 80% self-managed their psychological distress
• 95% reported one or more improvements in wellbeing
James Turgoose, Director at JBP, said: “We are delighted to bring our communications expertise to Big White Wall, a company that has won multiple awards for its services. This announcement has been another incredible addition to our on-going new business wins. We look forward to providing a ‘business class’ service and building on our success.”
JBP will provide an integrated service including specialist media advice, crisis communications and political engagement for Big White Wall in the UK.