Redthread to partner with Dulwich Hamlet FC

October 24th, 2018

We are delighted to announce Dulwich Hamlet Football Club have chosen Redthread as their charity partner for the 2018/19 season. DHFC will be raising awareness and funds for the Redthread throughout the year. Traditionally based at Champion Hill, East Dulwich (but temporarily playing at Tooting & Mitcham) each year the football chooses a local charity […]

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#WorldMentalHealthDay2018

October 10th, 2018

Through our work in A&E and at The Well Centre, we meet and work with young people every day who have mental health needs. Today is Mental Health Awareness Day 2019 with the focus on ‘young people and mental health’ so we thought we’d share the positive effects trauma-informed youth work can have on young people’s […]

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Youth Violence Intervention Programme launches in three new hospitals

August 7th, 2018

Redthread’s Youth Violence Intervention Programme is now underway in two hospitals in Birmingham and one hospital in Hackney. In Birmingham, a three-year pilot has begun at the Major Trauma Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, and Heartlands Hospital. In Hackney, a new team have started work in Homerton University Hospital, the first local A&E department Redthread has […]

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Redthread in The Guardian

June 27th, 2018

In 2017, The Guardian launched the Beyond the Blade series documenting knife crime in the UK. The aim was to record the deaths of children and teenagers who have been stabbed, and build a national database that will effectively provide data and create a publicly available and comprehensive overview of these fatalities; exploring issues around their […]

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Redthread win at the Charity Awards

June 11th, 2018

Once a year the Charity Awards, run by Civil Society Media, recognises charities that are innovative, exemplify best practice, and deliver sustainable benefit to communities and society in general. Last week, we attended the awards evening held at Tower Bridge and we were delighted to be chosen as the winner of the Children and Youth […]

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