'VIK' blog posts:
19 Mar 2013
Celebrating the end of YoungMinds VIK project as the work continues
The VIK project has come to a close with the end of a Lottery funded grant but young people remain central to all that we do at YoungMinds.
25 Feb 2013
A busy few media days for VIK
Two members of the VIK project have been interviewed in the Times today and two members spoke to the BBC about their exepriences of transitions over the weekend.
25 Jan 2013
VIK update in the North East
Young people meet to plan Change Ur Mind campaign in the North-East, writes Yvonne Collins.
10 Jan 2013
Young offenders discussion in the north-east
North East support worker Yvonne Collins attended a young offenders' panel discussion just before Christmas.
6 Dec 2012
Update in the North-West region
VIK Regional Support Worker in the North West, Liam Ryan, updates us on the work going on in his area.
19 Oct 2012
VIK Film: ‘Carly’s story’
In the second of the VIK project's films about stigma 'Carly’s Story' tells the tale of a young woman’s struggle to find employment. Not only is she dealing with today’s recession and shortage of jobs, but also with the stigma of mental health.
12 Oct 2012
World Mental Health Day, Walsall-Style
10 Oct 2012
Celebrating World Mental Health Day in Leeds
VIKs campaign with the tree of happiness to challenge stigma on World Mental Health Day.
4 Oct 2012
YoungMinds attends Brisfest
Members of YoungMinds and the VIK team recently attended Brisfest.
29 Aug 2012
Sitting On The Other Side
Guest blogger Vanessa talks about her experiences as a VIK member