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The announcement of a National Centre for Family Hubs: Supporting families across England to get early help as soon as difficulties arise
The Secretary of State for Education, the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson MP, announced the launch of the National Centre for Family Hubs. This major national initiative will be led by the Anna ...
Anna Freud Centre supports International Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month
The Anna Freud Centre is supporting International Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month which is taking place this month.
Creating awareness around emotional abuse
For Mental Health Awareness Week, one of our Young Champions talks about what emotional abuse is and calls for more public awareness.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit HeadStart project in Mental Health Awareness Week
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today visited The Way Youth Zone project in Wolverhampton, which supports children and young people with their men...
Life after relapse
For Mental Health Awareness Week, one of our Young Champions talks about experiencing a setback in her mental health after a temporary improvement – also known as relapse. But, she argue...
Anna Freud Centre a charity beneficiary for DrumathonLIVE 2021
The Anna Freud Centre and the UK Trauma Council, which is hosted and supported by the Centre, are two of the beneficiaries for the fundraising efforts of DrumathonLIVE 2021.
The impact of mental health misconceptions
For Mental Health Awareness Week, one of our Young Champions writes on the stereotypes and misconceptions about mental health issues – and how this can further impact people’s mental hea...
Leading experts appeal for an understanding of childhood traumatic bereavement during and beyond the pandemic
Today, the UK Trauma Council (UKTC) and three child bereavement charities appeal for more awareness of traumatic bereavement, particularly in the context of the coronavirus pandemic.
5 Steps: Working together
The 5 Steps framework, launched by the Anna Freud Centre, calls for change in how schools and colleges support the mental health and wellbeing of their pupils and staff. ‘Working to...