16 Dec

YoungMinds Newsletter – December 2018

  Helping children and young people to cope at Christmas For all the fun and festivities that Christmas and the winter holidays bring, the reality for many children and young people is that it’s a difficult time of year. The expectation for this to be a ‘happy’ season, with lots of socialising and time with…

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15 Dec

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 11 December 2018

Welcome to the 11 December edition of our weekly ebulletin that contains lots of updates, news and views. The final report of the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act was launched on 06 December. Titled “Modernising the Mental Health Act”, it is 307 pages long with 154 recommendations. NSUN has been lobbying the review, pressing for a human rights influenced Mental…

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01 Dec

Supporting people in crisis report

Dear all As you are aware over the last year, HWNT have been working on a project exploring people’s experiences of mental health crisis support. Supporting people in crisis is a detailed research report into people’s experiences of mental health crisis support in North Tyneside. We have heard from 215 service users, carers and staff…

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30 Nov

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 26 November 2018

Welcome to the 26 November edition of our weekly ebulletin that contains lots of updates, news and views. We are reviewing the Members’ Manifesto and are asking members to share their thoughts and comments on what needs updating or adding by answering a few questions via a short survey. The manifesto supports our influencing work at a…

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20 Nov

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 20 November 2018

Welcome to the 20 November edition of our weekly ebulletin that contains lots of updates, news and views. We are reviewing the Members’ Manifesto and are asking members to share their thoughts and comments on what needs updating or adding by answering a few questions via a short survey. The manifesto supports our influencing work at a…

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17 Nov

#iwill Unfold

#iwill Unfold is a mental health campaign that uses online and offline media to engage individuals and groups into a conversation about positive mental health, based on the concept of unfolding feelings and thoughts. The steering group decided to create a website and social media channels as a means of sharing people’s mental health experiences,…

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13 Nov

YoungMinds Newsletter – November 2018

Breaking a World Record to shine a light on young people’s mental health We are officially Guinness World Record holders! To shine a light on young people’s mental health, we have broken the world record for the largest ever ultraviolet painting. Artist Livi Gosling worked with our Activists to create an image showing that mental health is…

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