Children & families

1 in 5 children experience a mental health problem at some point during childhood, but many do not get effective, timely support. Take a look at how we're working to change this

Key stats and facts about children and young people's mental health in one handy fact sheet.
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Children face an average 10-year wait between experiencing symptoms and receiving help.
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Perinatal mental health problems affect around one in five mothers. Learn more about what we're doing and what still needs to change.
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Juliet unpacks some of our key findings from BBC Children in Need's programme working with 8-13 year olds
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Kadra reflects on the current rhetoric around behaviour in schools, and urges those in policy and practice to re-imagine their approach
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