Number of children and young people IiC have impacted 20,000


#timetotalk day resources and activities

Here are some fantastic resources and activities which you could do in the workplace, at home and in your community setting!!

TtC Champions Activity Pack

TtC Workplace Activity Pack

Champions Fund - Round 2 - Congratulations

We are very excited to announce that ANOTHER 4 Time To Change Champions have been successful in applying for the Time To Change Champions Fund to deliver activities and events to challenge mental health stigma and discrimination across County Durham.

The successful applications include:

  • a Pop Up Choir who will be performing in Durham on Time To Talk Day
  • a public engagement event at Durham Town Hall focussing on not labelling people based on a mental health diagnosis
  • a music project addressing the impact children living in care has on your mental health and the associated stigma and discrimination
  • and finally an open event in Blackhall Community Centre which will involving a range of anti-stigma activities including a treasure hunt, homelessness awareness and networking opportunities.

Well done everyone and we wish all the successful Champions the best of luck!!

Round 3 will be launched in the New Year so keep an eye out!!

Champions Fund Round 1- Congratulations

The County Durham Time To Change Hub coordinators ,Investing in Children, are pleased to announce 7 projects that were successful within the first round of applications. These creative projects have come up with some fantastic ideas to engage the community in discussions challenging mental health stigma and discrimination. The successful projects include:

  • a horticulture project in Shildon
  • woodland activities in Hamsterley Forrest
  • two craft projects in Wingate and Stanley
  • a radio project which will go out County wide
  • a public engagement craft activity focussing on the stigma associated with suicide
  • a big Champions event in Durham on Time To Talk Day

Application form Champions Fund Handbook

The search is on for our first team of Young People in the Lead.....

who will be partnering with them across 2020 to ensure there is a genuine youth voice across the work that they do. Please find the role description and application form attached to encourage any interested 16-25 year olds to apply. Young people can complete the form or send a film of their answers.

If there are any questions please just contact me on the details below.

Lynn Stoddart

Funding Officer – North East & Cumbria Team
T: 07837 249240

2 St James’ Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BE
Advice line: 034 54 10 20 30 | Text Relay: 18001 034 54 10 20 30 | Twitter | Facebook

Please note my working days are Monday to Thursday

Click on the Application form link below to fill in the form

Application form

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