Love Young People will continue to raise the public perception about mental health in the UK and our youth as part of our remit in schools. Last week was a very important time for us as it is a period that brings to light a very real issue. It’s also an area of health that needs constant attention and increased resource. NHS cuts are very pressing and dwindling funding to aid those most in need is a very real factor.
2017’s theme for Mental Health Awareness Week is ‘Surviving or Thriving?’ If you feel like your mental health might be getting you down, here’s two things you can do over the next week…
1) Read their brand new article on the selfharmUK website about how you can help to change how you might be feeling: https://www.selfharm.co.uk/articles/mental-health-awareness-week-2017
2) Check out their social media channels every day this week as we they be posting as many helpful links they can find all about how you can stop just surviving – and start THRIVING!! #MHAW17