Successes in our second year

Minds Ahead launched in 2017. Here are some of the successes of our two years:

500+ schools using the Mental Health in Schools Quality Award designed and developed by Minds Ahead

1100+ teachers, governors and school leaders attended our programmes

180 Masters Credits: Minds Ahead prepared for validation and subsequently designed the UK’s first Master’s for school leadership of mental health and wellbeing.

2 powerful patrons: former Health Minister Norman Lamb MP and former NHS England lead for Mental Health Dr. Geraldine Strathdee OBE agreed to be Patrons of Minds Ahead.

210 delegates attended our annual conferences with Leeds Beckett University

160+ initial teacher trainees attend our new teachers mental health programme

65+ days of workshops for school leaders working on mental health

7 international programmes and events for school leaders across the Middle East

2 Awards: ‘One to Watch’ Finalist by Social Enterprise UK recognised for impressive growth and potential future impact; UnLtd ‘grow it award’ to support growth into new areas.

3 Westminster Insight: chairing and speaking at major national debates on mental health in schools

1 seminal report on mental health in schools in partnership with LKMCo.