A bit of East Midlands local news put out by the Chamber of Commerce in association with Loughborough University. We are already working with Loughborough College on an apprenticeship scheme, so it would make sense to try to involve the University in this project – watch this space!
This month’s edition and always worth a read!
There is a line in this article that hit home with me “Toxic shame”. This whole topic may seem “dark” but with upwards of 20% of kids experiencing depression, these are things we need to “get our heads around”, be aware and start debating! Lets have some feedback and comments please…
Brilliant new initiative showing you are not alone. You can always text Crisis Text Line … text “START” to 741741
Just in time for the summer holidays, this praiseworthy initiative will be welcomed by many Mums as well as the kids!!
This excellent resource just found!
This story “doing the rounds” last week is a classic example. The original story in Dutch was mistranslated by English journalists and then picked up by American journalists who used it to try to make a point. Read the story and make your own mind up! Yes it is tragic that a 17 year old …
I want to stay away from the politics of this and appreciate that the current staff levels mean incredible pressure for those trying their best to deliver a “broken service”. At the end of the day, in my opinion, we do not need shiny new schools, hospitals or centres, we need investment in the current …
Shocking statistic – 20% of girls self harming – compare this to statistics from the South China Morning Post which claims just 0.03%!! Statistics in Canada claim 14% and the US about the same as us. Is any further proof needed that our society is broken and desperately in need of fixing???