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University Hospital Bristol’s Pears #iwill Young Volunteer Project

2019-05-17T14:29:35+00:00

Nancy, the Young People Volunteering Project Co-ordinator at University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, writes on the progress of their Pears #iwill fund young volunteer programme. "September and October are very busy months for the Voluntary Services team. As students return to Bristol’s universities, colleges and schools, we see an increase in the number of applications to join the Trust’s team of volunteers. This year, these applications have increased further because of the partnership and recruitment work that has been funded by the Young People Volunteering project. An initial partnership pilot programme carried out with City of Bristol College, and some [...]

University Hospital Bristol’s Pears #iwill Young Volunteer Project2019-05-17T14:29:35+00:00

WMHD 18: Youth social action improves health and wellbeing

2019-05-17T14:30:14+00:00

Embedding youth social action to support mental health and wellbeing Today is World Mental Health Day 2018, a day where we will hear from people and organisations all around the world about their own mental health stories, and what they are doing to make a positive difference to the lives of those coping with mental health issues. Today, young people’s voices will be a critical part of the discussion, as they talk about the well-heard, and the newer challenges young people face when it comes to mental health and wellbeing in 2018, and help shape solutions to these challenges for their [...]

WMHD 18: Youth social action improves health and wellbeing2019-05-17T14:30:14+00:00

Event: NHS & #iwill empowering young people in health

2019-05-17T14:30:58+00:00

Empowering Young People in Health and Care As part of the NHS70 birthday year, NHS England, NHS Improvement and Public Health England formed a partnership with the #iwill campaign and the Pears Foundation to grow and sustain youth volunteering and social action in health and care. Youth volunteering and social action creates a double benefit to communities and young people. It can add value and improve patient and staff experience; act as a valuable introduction to a range of career options in the health and care sector; and improve the health and wellbeing of both the young people involved and their [...]

Event: NHS & #iwill empowering young people in health2019-05-17T14:30:58+00:00

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