Help for children and teenagers to cope with difficult emotions

Open Minds Calderdale have put together a couple of tips to help children and young people cope with the difficult emotions of stress, anxiety and frustration. Includes further signposting information.

Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People Part.2

Commissioned through the Emotional Health and Wellbeing Local Transformation Plan, Verd de Gris Arts have worked with film maker Geoff Brokate to produce 5 short films with children and young people in Calderdale. These films focus on a range of subjects including self-harm, sexuality and identity, and neurological disorders as well as the impact that … Continue reading Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People Part.2

Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People

Commissioned through the Emotional Health and Wellbeing Local Transformation Plan, Verd de Gris Arts have worked with film maker Geoff Brokate to produce 5 short films with children and young people in Calderdale. These films focus on a range of subjects including self-harm, sexuality and identity, and neurological disorders as well as the impact that … Continue reading Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People

Is your child feeling stressed, worried or uncertain…?

Open Minds Calderdale have compiled a helpful leaflet for dealing with the concerns and worries of children and young people. It is important to remember that such feelings in children, as well as their carers, are normal and understandable in stressful situations. The leaflet contains some tips and tactics to handle such stressful situations. At … Continue reading Is your child feeling stressed, worried or uncertain…?

OPEN CALL for LGBTQ+ Youth in Calderdale: Radio Project YOUth On Air

YOUth on Air Calderdale is an opportunity for a group of young queer people to come together ad explore issues that are important to them. Between December 2020 and March 2021 you will work together to create your own audio piece, this could be a podcast, radio show or sound art. You will develop ideas … Continue reading OPEN CALL for LGBTQ+ Youth in Calderdale: Radio Project YOUth On Air

Children’s Mental Health Week – Help Shape Local Mental Health Services – Young persons survey

Are you aged between 9 – 25? Do you live or go to school/college in Calderdale? If so, please could we ask you to take part in this opportunity to have your say on helping shape local mental health services. The survey is open from Friday 7th February until Friday 6th March 2020. Please find … Continue reading Children’s Mental Health Week – Help Shape Local Mental Health Services – Young persons survey

Take Part in a Survey on Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing in Children Young People

Calderdale Youth Council and the Tough Times Reference Group have devised a survey on Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing to gather information about the experience of mental health and emotional wellbeing for children and young people aged 5 – 19 (up to 25 for those with learning difficulties or disability) in Calderdale. The information we … Continue reading Take Part in a Survey on Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing in Children Young People