The #GoodMentalHealth category celebrates projects and organisations that are supporting children, young people and families’ to improve their mental health and wellbeing.
Time Out Group
Family Space’s Time Out group gives struggling families a safe space to come together and nurture strong, healthy relationships through professional advice, learning opportunities, fun activities and social support from others in the community.
Bags of Play
With many children facing difficult circumstances during Covid-19, Play Gloucestershire came up with ‘Bags of Play’, – bags filled with active and creative play resources to give children a playful boost enabling them to be active, creative and more resilient.
Wellbeing Wednesdays digital project
With social isolation and poor mental health at an all-time high, Cheltenham Borough Homes’ community engagement team came up with a way to safely offer support and activities – Facebook Live workshops. Fun, simple craft and cooking activities gave families things to do and learn together during lockdown.