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YoungMinds calls on schools to say #HelloYellow on World Mental Health Day
The charity YoungMinds is calling on schools across the country to take part in #HelloYellow on World Mental Health Day (10th October) to show young people they’re not alone with their mental health.
Substance misuse, adversity and mental health: Charities call for action
Charities YoungMinds and Addaction say young people who misuse substances may have underlying trauma which is not being addressed, and are calling on local commissioners to take action.
Heads Together Comedy Night for YoungMinds
Biggest names in comedy get their Heads Together to raise money for YoungMinds.
Our five priorities for the next government
Today, we published five recommendations for the next government on children and young people’s mental health.
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.