World Mental Health Day October 10 2018
20% of adolescents may experience a mental health problem in any given year
50% of mental health problems are established by age 14 and 75% by age 24
10% of children and young people (aged 5-16 years) have a clinically diagnosable mental problem, yet
70% of children and adolescents who experience mental health problems may not have had appropriate interventions at a sufficiently early age.
World Mental Health Day is focusing on Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World our link will take you through to a number of free events happening in and around Enfield during the week beginning 8 October 2018. You can also find out about other local and national mental health and wellbeing services on Healthy Enfield.
Active Enfield organises a range of fun and engaging sport, dance and health activities all year round for Young People (ages 3 – 18), adults and Over 50s.
Our sporting and physical activity courses are both affordable and accessible; delivered across in venues and spaces as diverse as schools, community centres, leisure centres and parks.
Weekly sessions are coached by qualified instructors with all necessary qualifications and checks. With diverse and exciting sports programmes, we are sure you’ll find a fun and challenging activity to try.