Thanks to our amazing volunteers the Safaplace reflective garden is looking ‘blooming marvellous’!

It’s incredible to think that a couple of years ago this was an overgrown piece of land on the school premises. Thanks to huge amounts of support and hard work from volunteers, it has been transformed into a safe and beautiful place to sit and think. The pictures here show before and after! Last weekend,Continue reading Thanks to our amazing volunteers the Safaplace reflective garden is looking ‘blooming marvellous’!

Hitting the heights- the finale…

Congratulations to Amber and Lee Brockway for completing their climb in aid of Safaplace to the top of Kilmanjaro. We’re very grateful- it can’t have been easy. You can still donate to congratulate them on their achievement  and support us using the following link. Please donate here.

Safaplace Conference ’19 concludes strong support for campaigning

Yesterday’s incredibly busy event – comprising fifteen different workshops, speakers and performance poetry – was attended by around 200 people. Check out some of the social media posts and you will get a real feel for Safaplace Conference 19! The day ended with speakers around the issue of the transition in mental health care atContinue reading Safaplace Conference ’19 concludes strong support for campaigning

Adisa will verbalise the last word @SafaplaceConf19 tomorrow!

All hail Adisa the Verbaliser! This silver-tongued performance poet is an expert in edutainment and is running a workshop for students on supporting friends at #safaplaceconf19 tomorrow. He’s also taken on the task of having the last word at our event, don’t miss his act at 3:30pm @stokeyschool – if you’re lucky you may stillContinue reading Adisa will verbalise the last word @SafaplaceConf19 tomorrow!

Meg’s changing the world for students with mental health issues

Meg Zeenat Wamithi’s a dynamic young leader who suffered severe mental health issues at 13, struggled when she went to Uni & went on to create @mymindmatterstoo – a student-led mental health organisation. Hear her campaigning views @Stokeyschool on Saturday, where she’ll be opening the debate on #Teenslostintransition at #SafaplaceConf19. Come and help decide onContinue reading Meg’s changing the world for students with mental health issues