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See who's talking about Quiet Connections.
Find our news articles, tv and podcast appearances, interviews & guest posts here.
BBC Radio Cornwall: The importance of reframing quiet within our communities & Meet Ups planned for December
18th November 2023
Alistair Miller joins Justin Leigh in the studio for a morning chat about why celebrating quieter natures is needed and what differences this makes, alongside an update of our planned Meet Ups for the final month of the year.
Coast FM: Talking all things quiet on Coast to Coast
15th September 2023
Hayley Stanton & Alistair Miller join Jez Kemp to talk all things 'quiet' and discuss the Penzance Meet Up on the Coast to Coast show. You can listen to us at the 1:18 timestamp below.
1st March 2023
We share challenges of forming connections as a quieter person, and how our Quiet Meet Ups are a way of us advocating for more inclusion, fairness and equal opportunities for those of us with quieter temperaments.
16th September 2022
Michele Cheesman and Alistair Miller discuss social anxiety, introversion, the power of quiet confidence and the 5 ways to wellbeing, along with how you can become involved with Quiet Connections Meet Ups in Cornwall.
11th May 2022
Michele shares her take on the connection between environment, 5 ways to wellbeing and human health with SAS at the first Million Mile May clean on Perranporth Beach.
2nd December 2021
Discover Blue Health and simple techniques you can use to ease anxiety with Phil on The Wild Flower Hour (you can catch his interview at 19 mins in!)
BBC Radio Cornwall: Social Anxiety Meet Ups in Cornwall
14th August 2021
Stacie talks about Quiet Connections and the Quiet Gatherings happening across Cornwall for those feeling socially anxious and socially awkward.
13th May 2021
Ellie discusses how Quiet Connections uses the power of nature to empower quieter, more introverted characters and those struggling with social anxiety.
13th April 2021
Lottie Woodrow shared how The Quiet Community can support people feeling anxious about life after lockdown.
CHBN Radio: Social Anxiety & Loneliness
10th November 2020
Hear Stacie & Hayley's thoughts on loneliness and how this relates to social anxiety at 2pm.
9th October 2020
Hayley and Stacie join Adam to talk about panic attacks ahead of releasing free training for World Mental Health Day; and share their latest collaboration with the School for Social Entrepreneurs in Cornwall where they'll be helping people who feel anxious and self-doubting move through this to explore an idea for a business or community project.
CHAOS TV: Social Prescribing for Wellbeing
26th June 2020
We join Positive People and Pluss to talk about connecting local people with the wellbeing services they need. Stacie's on the panel sharing our experiences as an organisation that social prescribers refer people to.
21st May 2020
An app has been developed to help people in Cornwall who are struggling with confidence to stay connected and supported amidst Covid-19 restrictions
27th February 2020
Quiet Connections is celebrating after being awarded almost £220,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work with people who feel anxious in social situations
10th October 2019
Stacie and Hayley were keynote speakers at the Faith and Mental Health event held in Truro and the #ReframeQuiet exhibition was hosted at Truro Methodist Church over the week to mark World Mental Health Day.
BBC Radio Cornwall: Students who secretly feel socially anxious
14th February 2018
Hayley, Ian Woodland (Student Liaison Officer) and Cornwall College students discuss how feeling socially anxious is affecting students
BBC Radio Cornwall: Rising suicide rates in Cornwall
18th July 2017
Hayley, Stacie, Fi and Gemma from Quiet Connections discuss their personal experiences of feeling suicidal.
2nd January 2018
Quiet Connections is supported by The Lloyds Bank and School for Social Entrepreneurs Start Up Programme.
CHBN Radio: Get your pom poms ready for World Mental Health Day
29th September 2017
Hayley and Stacie of New Day Knitwear talk about the Coffee Cake Create event.
Cornwall Live: Hayley tells of the anxiety that led her to attempt suicide at 19 and how she helps others now
3rd June 2017
Hayley shares her story and introduces Quiet Connections.
Psychologies Magazine: Turning your sensitivity into your strength
July 2023 issue
Anna Gaunt chats with Hayley about the experiences of highly sensitive people and coaching for her article in the UK's best-selling emotional wellbeing magazine.
Rewind Radio: Daytimes with Zara Shoesmith
17th January 2023
Michele talks about Meet Ups across Cornwall.
13th October 2022
Groups for introverted people who may suffer from social anxiety have been set up to help them connect with each other in a safe, welcoming spaces.
1st September 2022
Michele Cheesman and Alistair Miller share their experiences of being a quiet and introverted person, and participating in our Quiet Meet Ups.
16th November 2021
Stacie shares her story of challenge with social anxiety and how she became the quiet, confident person she is today with The Mental Health Mamas.
Cornwall Live: Twenty groups transforming people’s lives in Cornwall that you can help this Christmas
15th December 2020
Cornwall Independent Poverty Forum is helping a huge amount of people in need with their Christmas Catalogue, which Quiet Connections is a part of.
5th November 2020
Stacie and Hayley join Richard on the 'A Space to Speak Your Mind' show on Source FM to talk about their personal experiences of loneliness and social anxiety, how these relate and what happens within us that keeps the cycle going.
You Better Werk: Starting your own business as an introvert
19th July 2020
Hayley discusses starting life as 'the quiet one' not wanting to speak up in class, not going to university - even sabotaging her own job applications, and becoming a successful coach supporting others to stop panicking and feel calm and confident in social situations, so they can speak up, join in, and feel like they truly belong. Watch here: Tea-break edition or Lunch-break edition.
25th May 2019
The "I was, I am, I will be" community project is on display at The Museum of Cornish Life in Helston throughout May
Dr. Lulu's Suicide Pages: From social anxiety to Director & Coach
14th January 2020
Sharing the impact of social anxiety with the Momatrician on a mission to prevent teen suicide, Dr Lulu.
BBC Radio (x 6 stations): World Knit in Public Day
8th June 2018
Stacie talks about the wellbeing benefits of knitting & crochet ahead of World Knit in Public Day, with live interviews with BBC Radio Cornwall, Shropshire, Lincolnshire, Solent, Oxford and Somerset.
BBC Spotlight: Students secretly feeling socially anxious
14th February 2018
Discussing social anxiety in students and our Time to Talk day event at Cornwall College.
CHBN Radio: What's in store for 2018
9th February 2018
Hayley and Caroline discuss their experiences of social anxiety, share their plans for 2018, and pay tribute to their amazing volunteers.
The Secret Lives of Introverts: Inside Our Hidden World
17th August 2017
Hayley has an article featured in this book by Jenn Granneman
CHBN Radio: Introducing Quiet Connections
7th April 2017
Hayley introduces Quiet Connections and explains why she started the company and how we help.
11th August 2023
Quiet Connections Helston Meet Ups have moved to a new time and venue. You can join in at The Epworth Centre from 6:00-8:00pm every Tuesday.
Liskeard Radio: Ellie talks quietude, social anxiety, psychology & Quiet Meet Ups
9th December 2022
Ellie, our Liskeard Quiet Connector, talks about quietude, social anxiety, psychology, music, our Quiet Meet Up in Liskeard and her own experiences with introversion and anxiety on David Ambler's Liskeard Radio Show (at 41mins).
1st December 2021
The Hypatia Trust's Woman of the Month celebrates and promotes amazing women in Cornwall, and Hayley is chosen as Woman of the month for December! Read her interview here.
19th August 2021
Stacie Clark explores storytelling, creativity, archetypes, desert islands and self-talk in the context of social anxiety.
16th September 2021
Tom Reaoch talks with Hayley about how common social anxiety is, how the Digital Transformation has made it more intense and widespread, schooling and making services accessible for people experiencing social anxiety.
10th February 2021
Shelley and Stacie discuss how using expressive art practices such as collage, drawing, painting, and free-form writing can help to re-direct you back towards self-acceptance so that you can show up, as your authentic self more easily around others
5th November 2020
A bonus podcast episode featuring the full interview with Hayley and Stacie discussing social anxiety, panic attacks and loneliness. We explore how social anxiety can create feelings of loneliness and what we need to know to move through this.
Source FM: Exploring an idea when you feel self-doubting and anxious
9th October 2020
Stacie joins Andy Coote on 'Thank Source It's Friday' to share Quiet Connections' latest collaboration with the School for Social Entrepreneurs in Cornwall where they'll be running an online session to offer insights and tips to help people who have an idea for a business or community project, but are feeling too anxious and self-doubting to get started.
BBC Radio Cornwall: Lockdown Lessons
12th June 2020
Stacie shares how Quiet Connections has responded to the coronavirus outbreak, and how our learnings are going to shape Quiet Connections in the future.
BBC Radio Cornwall: Quiet Connections app launches community of understanding for quieter people
17th May 2020
Hayley talks about social anxiety and the new Quiet Connections app with Donna Birrell (at 3:35hrs)
25th February 2020
Local social enterprise, Quiet Connections CIC, has been awarded almost £220k in National Lottery funding to support its work with people who feel anxious and avoidant in social situations.
CHBN Radio: Lockdown Special with Quiet Connections
1st May 2020
Hayley and Stacie discuss the impact of lockdown, the new Quiet Connections app and community group plans.
19th April 2019
As one of Co-op chosen causes, members of stores in the Truro area can pick Quiet Connections to benefit from their purchases.
BBC Spotlight: Rising suicide rates in Cornwall
18th July 2017
Hayley, Stacie, Gemma and Fi from our Quiet Community bravely share their mental health stories