'wellbeing' blog posts:
23 Apr 2013
Green spaces in urban areas improves mental wellbeing
Parks and gardens in urban areas improve the mental health of people living there, research finds.
11 Apr 2013
UNICEF report reveals worrying state of wellbeing
UNICEF have today released a report that reveals that the UK ranks 16th out of the world's richest countries in a league table of child-wellbeing. This puts the UK behind countries such as Slovenia and the Czech Republic.
25 Mar 2013
Schools competition launched to highlight best practice
Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition launches competition to highlight best practice in supporting pupils' wellbeing and mental health.
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.
14 Feb 2013
VIK member makes short film for television
VIK Charlotte becomes a 'Fixer' and makes short film on emotional wellbeing to be used in schools.
8 Feb 2013
New: Training courses on commissioning
BOND programme offers three conferences to help prepare voluntary and community organisations to become commissioning ready.
5 Feb 2013
YoungMinds awarded funding to develop online advice on medication
Innovation Labs have selected YoungMinds to develop a reliable online information and advice service on how precribed drugs may influence mental and physical health.
18 Jan 2013
A-Z of Happiness
We asked people what makes them happy and here are the results.
2 Jan 2013
'Gypsy' by Charlotte Tomkinson - clips from new album
Singer-songwriter Charlotte Tomkinson released her new album 'Gypsy' at the end of last year, and since then has featured in GLAMOUR magazine - all the while raising money for YoungMinds.
26 Dec 2012
Parents encouraged to take kids outdoors to play
Parents are being urged to make the most of the outdoors this holiday season by enjoying some good old fashioned play with their children.