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Charities call for manifesto commitments on wellbeing in schools
In a letter to the Daily Telegraph today, a group of mental health and children’s charities have called for all parties to make manifesto commitments to tackling the “mental health crisis in our classrooms”.
Thousands say #HelloYellow on World Mental Health Day
YoungMinds launches #HelloYellow campaign to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing in young people .
Rebalance education system to focus on wellbeing, say teachers and parents
82% of teachers agree that the focus on exams has become disproportionate to the overall wellbeing of students, according to a YouGov survey
Parents “angry and frustrated” at care in mental health hospitals – New survey
More than half of parents with children in mental health hospitals do not feel their child’s mental health has improved while in care, according to a new survey by YoungMinds and the National Autistic Society.
Children’s mental health funding not going where it should be
Analysis released today by YoungMinds has revealed that many local health bodies are diverting some of the new funding they have received for children’s mental health services to other priorities.