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