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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May 15th, 2018

This week is #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek, and this year’s focus is on stress. At The Well Centre, our youth health centre in south London, young people can see a youth worker, counsellor and doctor under one roof. Our team meet young people suffering from stress and other mental health problems and give them the time to talk in […]

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April 24th, 2018

Redthread Youth Ltd is a registered charity in England and Wales (charity registration number: 1051260). Our mission is to empower young people to thrive as they navigate the challenging transition from adolescence to adulthood, by integrating trauma-informed youth work into the health sector. We collect some personal data from our supporters so that we can […]

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Redthread’s response to the Serious Violence Strategy

April 10th, 2018

We welcome the Home Office’s focus on serious violence in this week’s announcement of the Serious Violence Strategy. Last month, we hosted Home Office Ministers Victoria Atkins MP and Nick Hurd MP at St Mary’s Hospital, where they met some of our front-line staff and spoke to them about our work with vulnerable young people […]

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