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Fighting for: Amelia
4th November 2022
Today we share the story of another one of the thousands of young people we fight for every year – and how Empire Fighting Chance has transformed their life. Meet Amelia*.
When sport is the prescription
27th October 2022
Sport has the power to transform lives. So, it was encouraging to read that a trial of social prescribing for young people by NHS mental health trusts has been launched by UCL...
The October Club raises over £820,000 for Empire Fighting Chance to transform the role of local boxing clubs
13th October 2022
The October Club’s annual fundraising efforts culminated at a dinner event at London’s iconic Savoy Hotel on Wednesday 12th October, raising over £820,000 for Empire Fighting Chance.
Our fight for mental health
10th October 2022
It’s World Mental Health Day, a chance to increase awareness of mental health, with the aim of putting it on a par with physical health and challenging long-held stigmas. At Empire Fighting Chance mental health is at the core of all our work, every day of the year.
Fighting for: Tom
28th September 2022
Today we share the story of another one of the thousands of young people we fight for every year – and how Empire Fighting Chance has transformed their life. Meet Tom.
A good childhood?
22nd September 2022
We know we face a youth mental health crisis. The findings of this year’s Good Childhood Report by the Children’s Society are therefore concerning, but do not come as a surprise...