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Our open letter to Gavin Williamson on supporting the mental health of young people returning to school
We wrote to Gavin Williamson about supporting young people's mental health as they return to school this autumn.
Mental health ‘much worse’ for many young people with mental health needs – new report
Young people with mental health needs are under increasing pressure and struggling to get the right support as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report by YoungMinds.
UK charities come together to address hate speech on social media
This July, Facebook’s policies for addressing hate speech are under increasing global scrutiny as big businesses boycott advertising on the platform. But the reality is that this is a problem for any organisation which uses their platforms.
Prime Minister urged to create Mental Health Renewal Plan for England by major coalition of charities
Prime Minister urged by major coalition of charities to create a new Mental Health Renewal Plan for England to support the nation’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic
School staff warn of the extensive impact of COVID-19 pandemic on young people’s mental health - new survey
The results of a survey with teachers and school staff into the impact of the coronavirus and the subsequent lockdown on young people’s mental health reveal the significant concerns staff have for the wellbeing of their pupils as we emerge from the pandemic.
Our open letter to Government on young people's mental health during lockdown
Together with over 30 organisations, we have written to the Government to tell them to limit the long-term impact of the pandemic on young people’s mental health
Parent survey reveals widespread concerns about mental health impact of COVID-19 on young people’s mental health
YoungMinds is calling for Government action to limit the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and young people’s mental health, as a new survey reveals widespread concerns among parents and carers.
Coronavirus having major impact on young people with mental health needs – new survey
The first survey investigating the mental health impact of the Covid-19 coronavirus on young people with mental health needs has been published, revealing the pressure that the crisis has put on young people and support services.