Healthy Young Minds joins community leaders supporting suicide prevention
Read to find out about our attendance at the World Suicide Prevention Day vigil in Blackburn.
Work with young people with mental health issues praised
Wise Guys Training have recently completed two pieces of work in local high schools with young men looking at their ideas of masculinity and how this can impact on their well-being.
Are you or someone else interested in the Prince’s Trust?
Another Prince’s Trust Team programme starts 23 September at Lancaster Fire Station. They are now looking for unemployed young people to apply to take part in the programme
Kooth is being rolled out in Lancashire and South Cumbria
Across Lancashire and South Cumbria, ‘Kooth’, which is an anonymous and confidential online counselling and emotional wellbeing service for young people aged 11-16 years, is being rolled out.
Virtual tour of CAMHS at Whitegate Drive
On 14 August, filming of a virtual tour of the building and the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) department took place at Whitegate Drive Health Centre in Blackpool, beginning with a bus journey to arrive at the location
Children to get support for mental health concerns in schools as part of NHS Trailblazer programme
Two health bodies in Lancashire and South Cumbria will be implementing NHS England’s new Trailblazer programme in the region, which will roll out mental health support in schools to help both pupils and staff create an environment of mental wellbeing.
Care partnership aims to improve CAMHS services in Lancashire and South Cumbria
More than 70 individuals from 27 NHS, local authorities, education, police, voluntary and community organisations across Lancashire and South Cumbria have been working together with parents, carers and young people, to redesign and improve emotional health and wellbeing services for children and adolescents aged 0-19, in a programme known as THRIVE.