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27/03/2018

Quality Standards in Recruiting School Based Counsellors

The UK Government has recently published a Green Paper on Transforming children and young people’s mental health provision in England which recognises the “vital role” that schools can play in identifying and supporting young people experiencing problems. However, despite the expectation set out in the Department for Education’s Blueprint for Counselling in Schools, there has still been no progress towards providing a counsellor for every school in England.

23/03/2018

YMCA Trinity Group’s ‘Sleep Easy’ event raises over £13,000 for young, homeless people

Local people helped to raise over £13,000 for YMCA Trinity Group at its annual ‘Sleep Easy’ event which took place on Friday 9th March 2018.

Call for Peterborough businesses to take on mental wellbeing charity challenge

Skanska throws down the gauntlet in support of YMCA school initiative

YMCA Trinity Group and Thrive launch mental well-being app in a bid to improve early intervention in schools

YMCA Trinity Group has teamed up with app developers Thrive to offer schools across the Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Northamptonshire regions Feel Stress Free – a clinically proven mobile app to support student and staff well-being.

13/03/2018

Rachel’s Sleep Easy Story

Myself, my partner and his children ages 6 and 4 took part in this year’s Cambridge Sleep Easy Campaign, along side other volunteers that rose to the challenge to raise awareness and funding of homelessness in our city.