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Press Releases

This area is for members of the media looking for news about Fixers.

 

We have an enormous resource of stories about young people doing amazing things from all around the UK.  We can supply Fixers to talk articulately about a huge range of issues affecting young people – from tough subjects like abuse, drugs and crime, to things that are relevant to all of us such as the environment, healthy living and employment.

Here you can find our latest press releases.  Elsewhere on this site you can meet Fixers, read about the projects they’ve undertaken, and see the resources they’ve created.

 

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Hengoed woman creates film to show the importance of youth clubs and prevent closures section

Hengoed woman creates film to show the importance of youth clubs and prevent closures

Shauna Webb and her team want to make sure youth clubs stay open

Date: 19th Mar 2018    Download PDF

Kenilworth woman launches campaign to help young people cope with loss section

Kenilworth woman launches campaign to help young people cope with loss

Twenty two year old Raveena Nandra, a student from Kenilworth, has made a film with Fixers to raise awareness about bereavement after the loss of her father.

Date: 15th Mar 2018    Download PDF

Model calls for people with disabilities to be given a chance. section

Model calls for people with disabilities to be given a chance.

Nineteen year old Kate Grant, from Cookstown in County Tyrone, has Down Syndrome and is fed up with the barriers she faces in the fashion industry.

Date: 14th Mar 2018    Download PDF

Preston student launches powerful film to educate teachers about life as a young carer section

Preston student launches powerful film to educate teachers about life as a young carer

Thirza Walton has created a film to show what life is like for a young carer

Date: 8th Mar 2018    Download PDF

Croydon woman wants people to talk about mental health section

Croydon woman wants people to talk about mental health

Robyn Wimble, 23, from Croydon, has created an animation to encourage people to talk about their mental health.

Date: 2nd Mar 2018    Download PDF

A group of young people from Rhondda Valley are challenging the way they say they are often viewed by the older generation in their community.   section

A group of young people from Rhondda Valley are challenging the way they say they are often viewed by the older generation in their community.

Lisa Cook, 20, is one of a group of young people that attend Ferndale Youth Club, who wants to show adults not all teenagers are troublemakers.

Date: 27th Feb 2018    Download PDF

Monmouth student, who has battled with anxiety since she was 11, is helping others combat stress at school by creating a self-help booklet.  section

Monmouth student, who has battled with anxiety since she was 11, is helping others combat stress at school by creating a self-help booklet.

Breaghanna McMahon is helping young people to better deal with school stress.

Date: 14th Feb 2018    Download PDF

A teenager from Stockton-On-Tees, who has a rare condition which can cause paralysis every time he has a headache, produces a powerful poster campaign, which shines a light on invisible illnesses. section

A teenager from Stockton-On-Tees, who has a rare condition which can cause paralysis every time he has a headache, produces a powerful poster campaign, which shines a light on invisible illnesses.

Thomas Bell wants people to be more understanding of those with invisible illnesses.

Date: 30th Jan 2018    Download PDF

 Young North Lanarkshire man wants people to understand invisible illnesses section

Young North Lanarkshire man wants people to understand invisible illnesses

A young North Lanarkshire man is speaking out about a rare genetic condition that causes him significant pain on a daily basis.

Date: 23rd Jan 2018    Download PDF

Hertfordshire student, who was the victim of credit card fraud, is warning young people about student scams offering easy money.  section

Hertfordshire student, who was the victim of credit card fraud, is warning young people about student scams offering easy money.

A university student is warning youngsters to steer clear of student scams, which offer people attractive incentives, but actually leave individuals with heavy financial consequences.

Date: 17th Jan 2018    Download PDF

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