Author: Sharon

Mark’s story

Mark  joined us as a volunteer mentor in August 2017 and has just completed a foundation degree in mentoring.  His Volunteer work has enabled him to deliver sessions in schools and use his invaluable experience to mentor young… Read More »

Emily: ‘My life up to now has been chaotic’

Emily is 17 years old, single and was born in Italy. She is currently living alone in sheltered accommodation and studying at College. She says, ‘My life up to now has been chaotic. My relationship with my mother… Read More »

Conner:

Conner is 16 years old and has lived in the area all his life. He currently lives with his parents and brothers. He has recently left school and is looking forward to going to a local College in… Read More »

Newsletter October 2018

Our October newsletter is available click on this post to get the link Ynot Aspire Newsletter Oct 2018

The Hardest Marathon on Earth?

We’re excited to announce that Accrington business man Paul Breaks is going to run next year’s Marathon Des Sables to raise funds for us. Paul will fly out to Morocco next April to compete in the Marathon Des… Read More »

Web chat hours over the holidays

We are changing our web chat opening hours over the school summer holidays.  We will now be available from 2pm – 5pm until schools re-open in September.  Our web chat service is open to any young person in… Read More »

We’re going live with our webchat

A quick update to let you all know that we’re going live with our online web chat service from 16th July.  If you’re a young person who feels worried, anxious or upset about something and you’d like to… Read More »

Welcome to our new site

Hi everyone and welcome to our brand new website. You will see that we have updated our logo and branding as we launch new projects and initiatives around young people’s mental health. Our new Webchat facility will be… Read More »