World Mental Health Day 2019

This WMHD we are relaunching some of platforms and recognising the theme, we are talking about this year - suicide prevention "Suicide is the leading cause of death among adolescents (10–19 years old) in low- and middle-income countries and the second leading cause in high-income countries in the European Region. In 2015, there were over 4000 deaths … Continue reading World Mental Health Day 2019

European Public Health week – Youth Mental Health Day 17th May

Get involved in our European Public Health - Youth Mental Health day tomorrow, see how below. Join us as we discuss technology and social media and its relationship to young people's mental health across Europe JOIN UP HERE . #mymental campaign - On Friday we want to encourage people across Europe to share on Twitter, … Continue reading European Public Health week – Youth Mental Health Day 17th May

OPEN CALL – APPLY NOW – WEEK STUDY SESSION

Apply Now for the Study session “Mind the gap: supporting young disabled people’s right to live independently and to be included in the community through exploring mental health as a disability issue” organised by the European Network on Independent Living Youth Network and the Euro Youth Mental Health in co-operation with the Youth Department of … Continue reading OPEN CALL – APPLY NOW – WEEK STUDY SESSION

#MentalReport – Nick from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

Last October 2018, Co-Director Nick Morgan attended the European Health Forum Gastein, in Gastein, Austria, having earned a scholarship as a Young Gasteiner.  Nick was there for four days and tells us what it entailed and where, if anywhere, mental health was involved. Hi everyone, This blog is very delayed, i apologise for that, its … Continue reading #MentalReport – Nick from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

BRUSSELS WE NEED YOU NOW! Youth Mental Healthers Needed – Brussels based

We are looking for young people aged 18 - 30 with a passion to raise the profile of mental health for young people on the European international agenda. Specifically, we are looking for several people to represent us in Brussels. As an organisation, we are based in London but have members all over Europe except … Continue reading BRUSSELS WE NEED YOU NOW! Youth Mental Healthers Needed – Brussels based

The passengers view to driving off a cliff – Cecilia from Hungary #mentalstories

Cecilia from Hungary talks about the difficulties of finding the fine line of being supportive and helpful to a friend who might need help. Sometimes we are the ones going through a crisis, sometimes it’s someone else. In my case, it’s usually someone else. I had it easy, and for many years I thought that … Continue reading The passengers view to driving off a cliff – Cecilia from Hungary #mentalstories

Young people from across Europe ‘speak their mind’ on mental health

Earlier this year we were successful in a bid to take a group to and facilitate a session at the European Youth event.  Written by co-director Irina and then delivered by Co-director Nick and 3 volunteers Mental Health Advocates Demjan, Jonny and Nives, click on the link below to read our summary report and recommendations … Continue reading Young people from across Europe ‘speak their mind’ on mental health