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Parents To Receive Peer-To-Peer Guidance On How To Look After Children’s Mental Health

Parents of teenagers will work with other families to pass on advice about how to look after their children’s mental health, for a new project being launched by a school.  Highgate School, in London, has call on parents of sixth-form students to pass on guidance about sex, relationships, social media and even sleep. The scheme was…


Mum Invents Revolutionary New Basket Cot To Care For Daughter With Down’s Syndrome

Any new mother bringing her baby home wants to wrap them up in cotton wool and ensure they’re comfortable, safe and loved. But for Sinead Murphy, 37, this was even more important. Murphy’s daughter Rose, now nine, has Down’s syndrome. Days after Rose was born she began to have problems breathing and spent a week in intensive…


H&M Foundation Offers €1m Grant For Ideas To Make Fashion Industry More Sustainable

HuffPost The H&M Foundation is offering a million euro grant for innovators with ideas about how to make fashion more sustainable. Now in its second year, the foundation’s Global Change Awards take on one of the biggest challenges facing the fashion industry today – creating clothes for a growing population, while improving its impact on the…


David Bowie ‘Labyrinth’ Showings Will Raise Funds To Help Fight Cancer

Special one-off screenings of David Bowie’s ‘Labyrinth’ will be shown in an effort to raise funds for Cancer Research UK. READ MORE: David Bowie Will Forever Shine Brightly In Soaring Constellation Tribute Kanye ‘Recording Bowie Tribute Album’ The 1980s classic cult film will be shown at selected ODEON cinemas, with all the money raised going…


‘The Recovery Letters’ Gives People With Depression Hope From Those Who’ve Walked In Their Shoes

When you’re in the darkest moments of depression it can be difficult to imagine a day when you’ll feel happy again. But a touching project is allowing people who have survived these feelings to tell others “things will get better”.  The project, titled ‘The Recovery Letters’, allows people who are recovering from depression help those…


Laura Mvula And Tom Odell Perform At Global Citizen And Chime For Change’s First UK Event

Global Citizen and Chime For Change held its first UK event on Thursday (7 July) night, which saw hitmakers Laura Mvula and Tom Odell perform, at the top of The Shard. The evening followed the launch of the #SheWill campaign, which aims to break down the barriers that prevent millions of girls worldwide from attending…