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Young Londoners takeover City Hall for a World Mental Health Day Festival

10th October 2019

London’s citywide movement to improve mental health and wellbeing, Thrive LDN, has worked in partnership with the Mayor of London’s Peer Outreach Team to takeover City Hall for an all-day young Londoner-led festival to mark World Mental Health Day (WMHD) 2019.   The festival, which took place throughout the public spaces of City Hall on […]

Children and young people’s mental health shared learning event – 3 July 2019

15th July 2019

Healthy London Partnership’s Children and Young People’s Mental Health Shared Learning Event was held on 3rd July. More than 130 experts in the field of mental health attended the second annual event which saw 42 speakers deliver 35 presentations on different positive practice across the UK to encourage shared learning. Feedback from the event has […]

Children and Young People’s mental health shared learning event – Blog 3

15th July 2019

By Dr Ann York: Take time to be. That was a message from Tracy Parr as she opened our Shared Learning event on children and young people’s mental health on 3rd July. Over 130 people took time from their busy schedules to listen, question, reflect and feel, soaking up the nutrients that were flowing during […]

A school governor’s view on mental health in schools

23rd May 2019

Sharon Long, a school governor in Lewisham, talks about the importance of London-wide approach to delivering early intervention to support staff in schools and colleges. We all know the impact of mental health on children, young people and families, in London, 9% of 5-19-year olds have a mental health disorder. In schools, this manifests in many […]

Over 100 instructors trained in Thrive LDN Youth MHFA in London Schools programme

29th March 2019

Over 100 Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England instructors have now been trained as part of the first stage of the Thrive LDN Youth MHFA in London Schools programme, in partnership with MHFA England. This has more than doubled the number of Youth MHFA instructors in London. Launched in August 2018, the ground-breaking programme […]

Children and Young People’s Mental Health Workforce Workshop: system thinking

8th March 2019

Healthy London Partnership supported by Youth Access is hosting a series of workshops to explore aspects of the children and young people’s mental health workforce. The workshops will help inform a Londonwide workforce strategy. We are inviting providers to join us to share their good practice in this field and to help identify the challenges across […]

Children and Young People’s Mental Health Workforce Workshop: nursing roles

8th March 2019

Healthy London Partnership supported by Youth Access is hosting a series of workshops to explore aspects of the children and young people’s mental health workforce. The workshops will help inform a Londonwide workforce strategy. We are inviting providers to join us to share their good practice in this field and to help identify the challenges across […]

Children and Young People’s Mental Health Workforce Workshop: NHS & independent providers

8th March 2019

Healthy London Partnership supported by Youth Access is hosting a series of workshops to explore aspects of the children and young people’s mental health workforce. The workshops will help inform a Londonwide workforce strategy. We are inviting providers to join us to share their good practice in this field and to help identify the challenges across […]

Children and Young People’s Mental Health Workforce Workshop: education sector

8th March 2019

Healthy London Partnership supported by Youth Access is hosting a series of workshops to explore aspects of the children and young people’s mental health workforce. The workshops will help inform a Londonwide workforce strategy. We are inviting providers to join us to share their good practice in this field and to help identify the challenges across […]