29 Sep

A ray of sunshine in a difficult year 💛

  Let #HelloYellow be your something to look forward to! 2020 hasn’t been the year we all imagined it would be, it’s been tough. We all need a ray of sunshine right now – #HelloYellow on Friday 9 October is a great opportunity for us all to come together for World Mental Health Day, wear yellow…

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27 Sep

Can Do – What we can offer

Can Do is a skills development activity-based programme for young people with additional needs. Download the poster here. Thank you. Kind regards, Alison Alison Garland​ | Volunteer Coordinator Email | alison.garland@leonardcheshire.org Telephone | +44 (0)1388 768 380 leonardcheshire.org

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04 Sep

YoungMinds Newsletter – September 2020

Prioritising mental health as we return to school, uni and work As schools across the UK begin to return, more and more of us go back to work, and universities prepare to reopen their doors, it’s so important that we look after our mental health to cope with these new challenges. Whatever you’re facing, you’re not…

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24 Aug

YoungMinds #BeyondTomorrow Campaign

Don’t let the Government forget Nearly 13,000 people have taken action for young people’s mental health since we launched the Beyond Tomorrow campaign. We’ve had some campaign success – the Government has promised extra money for mental health charities and some wellbeing support for students when they return to school. But this is not enough. …

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07 Aug

YoungMinds Newsletter – August 2020

Let’s come together for young people at a time when it’s needed most We know that the last few months have been difficult for a lot of young people. When we surveyed 2,000 young people recently, 80% agreed that the coronavirus pandemic had made their mental health worse. So although it may be hard to…

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08 Jul

Let’s come together for #HelloYellow

  Let’s come together for #HelloYellow At a time when it’s needed most, let’s come together for #HelloYellow on Friday 9 October 2020 and join thousands of others in wearing yellow for World Mental Health Day and raising vital funds for YoungMinds. We know you and the young people in your lives have been going…

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03 Jul

YoungMinds Newsletter – July 2020

Supporting young people as we transition out of lockdown As lockdown restrictions are slowly lifted, it is only natural for there to be some anxiety about what comes next. But whether you are a young person, a parent or carer, or a teacher or professional, you are not alone. We are here for you. If you’re feeling…

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30 Jun

Online Threat Material: Guidance for Parents/Guardians

Dear All Download some useful information relating to Cyber security and online hate here; this is particularly relevant at the moment . We have seen an increase in social media usage with young persons being locked down due to Corona virus restrictions and this useful guide helps to identify warning signs that carers and parents…

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