Kinship care

Mentor & Big Hearts Men’s Kinship Care Group (Edinburgh)

Mentor and Big Hearts have renewed their Men’s Kinship Care Group for 2018.

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News

Almost 50% of children are trying alcohol before age 14

A report published today by the UCL Institute of Education revealed insights into parents' attitudes towards their children drinking alcohol.

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Education

Alcohol and drug education in 2017: our findings

A new report from Mentor-ADEPIS indicates that little has changed in the thinking of schools, students or other stakeholders since previous evaluations starting in 2013. The report contains several findings that are consistent with previous reports, as well as additional insights from young people.

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Education

Tes: PSHE lessons improve pupils’ grades, study finds

Pupils who are healthier, more confident and happier to take risks perform better in school, according to a new evidence review.

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Mentor News

ParentZone Q&A with Maryon Stuart

Maryon Stewart, founder of Angelus (which merged with Mentor UK in 2016), shares her advice on how to talk to your child about legal and illegal substances with Parent Info.

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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: Angelus website closing down

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

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