Battle Scars, a new and helpful self harm charity

A Charities project Exeter, Devon

Battle Scars, a new and helpful self harm charity

We are a charity based in Devon and Cornwall but have an online system that goes all over the uk, we are hoping to change the stigma overall

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Fund it This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by 1:45am 12th January 2017 Payment and personal details are protected

We are a charity based in Devon and Cornwall but have an online system that goes all over the uk, we are here to help people who are suffering with self harm, families and teachers of self harmers. We are currently arranging going around the uk in 2017 doing talks in schools helping teachers understand self harm better and helping students cope with it better.

We at battle scars are all ex self harmers and have struggled with the addiction so we understand what it's like to live with and can talk to you from a real perspective. We need money to get our leaflets,travel and would like to register our charity which costs £5,000. 

10-13% young people self harm

12% young people have considered self harm at some point 

26,580 11-19 year olds were seen by consultants in 2013 due to self harm

We are looking/hoping to change the stigma attached to self harm and change as many lives as we can 

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