Press Release

Mentor Launches Quality Mark for Alcohol and Drugs Education

Mentor has launched their Quality Mark for Alcohol and Drugs Education, alongside a set of developmental Quality Standards for schools and practitioners which aim improve the quality of alcohol and drug education and prevention in England.

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Press Release

Mentor Launches New Psychoactive Substances Video For Luton

Our new short video about the risks of taking new psychoactive substances (NPS) was developed in conjunction the youth organisation Tokko as part of Project Aware, Mentor’s ongoing NPS awareness work in Luton under the banner of Why Not Find Out.

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Evidence

Preventing NPS misuse among young people

Mentor recently delivered a CAYT seminar looking at new psychoactive substances and how schools and practitioners can improve their knowledge of these substances in order to deliver appropriate interventions.

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Mentor News

Changes to the Why Not Find Out site

We've made some exciting changes to Why Not Find Out - keep reading to find out more.

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Mentor News

Announcement

One year after Angelus and Mentor merged, the decision has been made to close the Angelus Foundation website.

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Press Release

Mentor and Adfam Launch Parents’ Handbook

Today, Mentor and Adfam launch their joint publication ‘Talking with your children about New Psychoactive Substances and Club Drugs – A Handbook for Parents and Carers.’

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CEO Blog

CEO Blog: Back to school and looking ahead

In this blog, I reflect on Mentor's recent achievements and look ahead to the exciting year to come.

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Evidence

Mentor-ADEPIS teacher training: social-emotional learning

In June 2017 Mentor delivered a teacher training event aimed at inspiring practitioners to use social-emotional learning approaches to help young people with complex needs overcome anxiety-related behaviours.

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Policy

New Government Stats Show Use of New Psychoactive Substances “Significantly” Reduced

The Crime Survey Figures for England and Wales (CSEW) were released yesterday and showed good indications of big falls in NPS use.

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Press Release

Mentor Launches Its Five-Year Strategic Plan for 2017-2022

Mentor launches its Five Year Strategic Plan setting out clearly its "life-course approach to prevention" which can be shown to be the most effective way of preventing harms to young people from alcohol and other drugs.

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