Health and Wellbeing
All children and young people need the time and space to learn those core life skills, such as resilience, social skills and self-esteem, which ensure positive mental, emotional and physical wellbeing.
Yet too many children and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds are experiencing physical and mental health problems, with depression, self-harm and suicide attempts far too prevalent.
We know that good mental and emotional health are essential in order to thrive. We’re focused on supporting those programmes that help children and young people build resilience and make better life choices.
of young people say they do not have one good adult to turn to for support
With YOUR donation
and support we can
In 2020, we raised and distributed an additional €500k which benefitted 14,123 children and young people. But we could only meet 6.6% of the staggering €7.5 million requested.
Futures are on the line. We need to do more. YOU can make a massive difference.