Challenging Perceptions

Challenging Perceptions

To challenge the perceptions of Mental health and LGBTQ+ for 16 - 24 year olds.

Unfortunately, this project was not successful

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.