Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families to explore self or community approaches
20th August 2019
This August, our friends at the Anna Freud Centre launched the first-ever #SelfcareSummer to encourage more young people to take part in activities to promote their mental health and wellbeing over August.
30th July 2019
After last year’s success, we are delighted to be running a free five-day theatre and drama workshop for 13 – 18-year-olds in Southwark, London with London Bubble supported by BBC Children in Need.
Our Time awarded grant by The Worshipful Company of Grocers
19th July 2019
We are delighted to have been awarded a grant by The Worshipful Company of Grocers.
The funds will enable the delivery of a project designed to train staff in 10 primary schools in the London Borough of Ealing so that they are better able to support children (primary school pupils) affected by a parent who has a mental illness.
11th June 2019
Alan Cooklin, Lenny Fagin, Dympna Cunnane and Kirsty Tahta Wraith (who got a full bursary) attended an international conference on parental mental health “It Takes a Village” in Oslo in May.
Our Time joins the APPG on better mental health provision in schools
16th May 2019
Campaigning for better mental health provision in schools – Our Development Director joins the APPG on Psychology debate on this subject
April was an All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) month for me, with two trips to the House of Commons and one to the House of Lords, to attend APPGs relating to children and young people’s mental health and well-being.
Our Time selected as Global’s Make Some Noise charity partner
10th May 2019
We are delighted to have been selected by Global’s Make Some Noise this year for their major fundraising campaign that kicks off in May. Global’s Make Some Noise is a national charity linked to eight major radio stations that funds and raises awareness of local projects using radio.
4th March 2019
At the end of last year, Our Time was awarded funding by the Big Lottery to undertake a research project into the needs of children affected by parental mental illness and their families in the boroughs of Newham and Tower Hamlets.