Councillors and Decision Making

Challenging Perceptions

Challenging Perceptions consists of We Are BONKERS and We Are Proud. We Are Bonkers; Is a Mental Health Hub which has been designed to build a mutual peer support group; for young adults aged between 16-24, with mental health issues. We are Bonkers mission is to reduce the stigma currently associated with mental health in young adults and to bring a sense of ownership of mental health issues. It is our mission to create a community and sense of belonging, where young adults with mental health issues have the chance to invest in their future; together, with an open mind. We Are Proud; Is going to be an LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer/Questioning, and others) community group for young adults aged between 16-24 year olds. As part of this we aim to support young people who are discovering themselves. The funding will be used to cover operational costs, volunteer training and expenses, safeguarding mobile phone, website and advertisement.

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