12 November 2018

YPAS Recruiting Trainee Cognitive Behavioural Therapists (CBT)

YPAS is seeking to recruit a team of professionally qualified practitioners who have experience working with the mental health and emotional well-being difficulties of children and young people. This is an excellent 12-month professional development opportunity that will:

1) Fund the academic training

2) Fund the salary

For more information please click here.

27 October 2018

THE (Trans Health Education) Action Youth meets Trans activist Charlie Craggs

On 10th October, World Mental Health Day this year YPAS was visited by Charlie Craggs, an award-winning Trans activist, icon and ally to THE Action Youth. Charlie visited our group on World Mental Health day to share her journey from a young person struggling with her mental health to award-winning activist, novelist, campaigner and collaborator with some of the biggest brands in fashion and beauty in the UK.

26 October 2018

Barnardo’s Action with Young Carers retains Investing in Children Membership Award

Barnardo’s Action with Young Carers awarded Investing in Children Membership Award™ for another year.

Investing in Children (IiC) is a UK initiative that promotes the human rights of children and young people. Over the last 22 years, IiC has developed a range of different ways in which children and young people are supported to say what they want to say, and help to improve services used by them, by discussing their ideas with the adults who run the services.

2 October 2018

Celebrate Feel Good Friday – Liverpool Mental Health Festival With Us

Join members of the Liverpool CAMHS Partnership on the 12th October as we celebrate the Liverpool Mental Health Festival, organised by Liverpool Mental Health Consortium at Bluecoat.

27 September 2018

Wellbeing Clinics to launch across Liverpool secondary schools.

YPAS have begun communicating with key staff in secondary schools across Liverpool in regards to the delivery of weekly Wellbeing Clinics. The Wellbeing Clinics are due to commence by the end of October.

27 September 2018

CAMHS users join young people’s vision for Liverpool

LIVERPOOL is bidding to join the Unicef Child-Friendly City programme – putting young people at the heart of everything it does.

The city council is to submit an application to the child rights organisation to work towards the status, to cement and further Liverpool’s work to ensure that children’s rights are reflected in the policies, programmes and budgets of it and partner organisations.

24 August 2018

Young adult carer set to pursue dream career in mental health

A young adult carer who has accessed support from CAMHS partner, Barnardo’s Action with Young Carers, is pursuing her dream career as a mental health nurse after securing a place at Bangor University.

20 August 2018

YPAS celebrating diversity in LGBTQ+ identities

On Saturday 28th July, Staff, young people and allies marched with, Barnardo’s Action with Young Carers, YPAS GYRO (LGBTQ+ Youth) and THE (Trans Health Education) Action Youth groups to celebrate the diversity in our LGBTQ+ identities.