World Sleep Day – 19th March 2021

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Sleep Easy. Young people sleeping rough. This Friday marks World Sleep Day, an event organised by the World Sleep Society (WSS) to raise awareness of the importance of good sleep and promote better sleep as a way to increase mental health and overall well-being. Sleep is essential, and is as important to our bodies as eating, drinking and breathing. It is...

2021 Royal Parks Half Marathon – fundraising for the YMCA’s Young Person’s Project

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YMCA employee Simon Farmbrough, Service Manager for the Young People’s Project Walthamstow is running the Royal Parks Half Marathon this April (all still going ahead!), and will raise money for the project he manages; The YMCA’s Young Person’s Project “YPP” in East London. This Project provides support and accommodation to young, at risk vulnerable people…

Coming out of lockdown – feeling supported

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The recent announcements of the roadmap for coming out of lockdown will have created a mixed reaction for many people. While there is a sense of relief for many it will also create a sense of uncertainty and possibly anxiety. The covid-19 pandemic has created a situation that has been unprecedented and prolonged. If two…