Public Health England launches new Psychological First Aid training

The online training, developed by PHE, is now available for those supporting children and young people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). From today, people who care for or work with children and young people aged up to 25 who have been affected by COVID-19 (or other emergencies or individual crises) will … Read More

The Prince’s Trust – latest courses in Greater Manchester

The Prince’s Trust are currently offering a range of online courses to help young people build confidence, develop new skills and gain valuable work experience. This month they will be running the following courses. Get Started with Digital Media with The Reporters’ Academy Enterprise Online How to Hack an Interview … Read More

Cultural sector in Greater Manchester comes together to help young people

CHARITIES, businesses and the arts have joined forces to support thousands of young people across Greater Manchester during the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative, led by Greater Manchester Combined Authority, will see 22,000 Creative Care kits distributed to young people who are not online, and so may be feeling more isolated … Read More

Bury Youth Service has developed a Virtual Universal Youth Offer

Bury Youth Service has developed a Virtual Universal Youth Offer.   This is a weekly timetable is for ALL young people with access to technology and offers the  opportunity to mix with peers, access support, build relationships, develop skills and engage in some normality where the world at the moment feels … Read More

NEW Prince’s Trust programmes – March / April 2020

Please see the latest updates below and attached – as always, if you have any questions or need any more information please just let the Prince’s Trust know.  Thank you for your time and support. We are excited to announce the Prince’s Trust is offering FREE spaces on 7 programmes: Get Hired … Read More

Free online resources on young people and mental health

Wiley, the Society’s journal-publishing partners, have made a large collection of articles available free online to mark World Mental Health Day. Drawn from across Wiley’s psychology, neuroscience and psychiatry journals, they are grouped under these headings: Caregivers Diagnosis and predictors Intervention Living with mental health conditions Resarch Risk Factors Symptoms Treatment … Read More