Race equality

Young people from racialised communities are exposed to more of the risk factors related to poor mental health, such as racism, school exclusion, poverty, and being in care. 

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Young Changemakers tackling mental health inequalities in racialised communities
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Young Changemakers is a programme created by Centre for Mental Health, UK Youth and The Diana Award to equip young people with the tools to produce youth-led social action projects aimed at tacklin

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Amarno and Androulla discuss being part of the Shifting the Dial project, promoting young Black men's mental health in Birmingham
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Dotun and Ashleigh from Not So Micro explain why the white paper is a missed opportunity to address the impact of racism on young people's mental health
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An evaluation of a three-year project to promote the mental health and wellbeing of young Black men in Birmingham
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These findings tell us what we already know; yet little has happened to change the systems that lead to poorer access, experience and outcomes in health care
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Iola explains how seeking support as a carer was made harder through a lack of cultural awareness within services
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Shuranjeet Singh, founder of Taraki, joins Thea to talk about how his organisation is working with Punjabi communities to reshape approaches to mental health.
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