stem4 is delighted to inform you that the charity has been successful in reaching the finals of the Children and Young People Now Awards 2017. stem4 is a finalist in the ‘Mental and Wellbeing Award’ category. This is a tremendous achievement against extremely tough competition. The winners will be revealed at the Gala Awards Ceremony on 22 November at the Lancaster Hotel in London.
stem4 has also been successful in being shortlisted at the National Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards 2017 in the ‘Improving Access and Outcomes in Education’ category. There were a record five hundred nominations this year across the whole of the Awards so it is a great achievement for stem4. The Awards will be presented on 12 October at the Imperial Hotel in Blackpool.
Dr Krause CEO, Founder of stem4, said “We are very proud to have reached the finals of both the Children and Young People Now Awards 2017 and the National Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards 2017. It is a tremendous boost for the whole team to be acknowledged for the work we do and confirms the importance of supporting children and young people’s mental health in schools”.
stem4 is a Wimbledon based, award winning charity that supports teenage mental health through mental health promotion, building resilience and signposting early intervention. stem4 focuses on commonly occurring mental health issues in teenagers including eating disorders, anxiety, depression, self-harm and addiction as well as working with students, parents and teachers in secondary schools. The stem4 free Calm Harm app helps teenagers manage the urge to self-harm. www.stem4.org.uk
To find out more about stem4 and the work it is doing with teenagers check out the website at www.stem4.org.uk
Submitted by Sophie on September 14, 2017