All Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood

The mental health crisis of Croydon’s children

Posted on September 13th, by Charlotte Davies in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Let’s work together to help families affected by young people’s mental health issues

When I was a deputy headteacher, I was woken one night in early June by a phone call asking me to go down to a police station to pick up a vulnerable year 11 student. When I say ‘vulnerable’, I mean distressed, angry, wild, violent and beyond reason, but inside was a small child crying for … Read More »