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Children and young people’s asthma fact sheet

24th May 2022

This fact sheet has been developed by the NHS England (London region) children and young people’s asthma team to share key information on the risks and management of asthma.

Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week with Five ways to Wellbeing and Islam

7th May 2021

Monday 10 May 2021, marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. COVID-19 has impacted the whole world; for almost everyone, life has had to change profoundly with an increase in a range of mental health conditions for adults, from emotional exhaustion, sleep problems and […]

Report: Mental health in schools: Positive Practice Report

22nd April 2021

London’s programme of Mental Health in Schools Teams (MHSTs) was established in 2017, through a Trailblazer Programme. The teams have remained in place throughout the pandemic, working in different ways to continue to deliver services to young people and their families to support mental health needs. This report draws together learning from MHSTs’ collective experience, […]

REPORT: Mental health services for looked after children and care leavers

6th July 2020

This report gives the findings from a survey of mental health services for Looked After Children and Care Leavers undertaken across London by the Healthy London Partnership (HLP) Children and Young People’s Programme. It provides recommendations to support service improvement and highlights areas of best practice. Looked After Children and Care Leavers are identified within […]

Off the Record, Croydon

6th March 2020

National: London Borough of Croydon, United Kingdom Geography type: Urban Population covered: Croydon has a population of 384,837 (Croydon Observatory, 2017), 19% of which [74,319] are school aged [5-19 years] (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment, JSNA 2017). By 2031, there will be 434,448 people in Croydon, an increase of 12% (Director of Public Health Report, 2017). […]

Stockport Family Model

6th March 2020

National: Stockport, United Kingdom Geography type: Mixed urban/rural Population covered: Stockport has a population of approximately 286,800 people, this number is projected to increase over the next 5 years (Stockport JSNA, 2016). Professional group/type of organisation involved e.g. acute, CAMHS, voluntary sector, primary care Social multi-disciplinary team (MDT). Details of initiative The Stockport family model […]

Insight-Early Intervention Service/ Youth Enquiry Service (YES), Plymouth

6th March 2020

National: Plymouth, United Kingdom Geography type: Mixed urban/rural Population covered: Plymouth has a population of approximately 264,200 people (ONS 2016) and has one of the most deprived wards in the country (St Peters). For the period 2017 to 2018, the estimated number of children and young people in Plymouth aged 5 to 17 with a […]

Off Centre, Hackney

6th March 2020

National: London Borough of Hackney, United Kingdom Geography type: Urban Population covered: Hackney has a population of approximately 279,554 (ONS, 2018) and is a relatively young borough with just under 25% of its population under 20 years (ONS, 2017). Hackney was the eleventh most deprived local authority overall in England in the 2015 Index of […]

Greater Rochester Independent Practice Association (GRIPA)

6th March 2020

International: Greater Rochester, New York, United States Geography type: Mixed urban/rural Population covered: Not provided. Professional group/type of organisation involved e.g. acute, CAMHS, voluntary sector, primary care Around 800 member physicians serving a mixed urban/rural population in upstate New York. The doctors mainly work in small, independent practices, like GP practices in England but, unlike […]