Arsenal in the Community on our collaboration to promote positive mental health among young people

Arsenal & Islington Giving

This type of partnership approach to supporting the community is invaluable and, in our experience, the most effective programmes have been those with like-minded organisations coming together to support a local need. For this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re highlighting our collaboration with Brandon Centre and Arsenal in the Community to promote positive mental health […]

#LetsConnect: How Brandon Connect supports young men with multi-complex needs

Young person getting counselling

Brandon Connect in partnership with Arsenal in the Community, is a service co-funded by Islington Giving. The service provides vital therapeutic support to young people, whose progression in education, training or employment is being impeded by a range of mental health challenges. We interviewed Geoffrey Baruch, Project Clinician at Brandon Connect, who shared several examples […]

Collaborating with Arsenal & Brandon Connect to improve mental health in Islington

Arsenal Girls Kicks Programme

“Islington Giving’s role in the borough is primarily around funding and programme development. So we’ve got a strong focus on overcoming loneliness and isolation, and supporting positive mental health.” ~ Patrick Jones, Programme Manager Islington is a vibrant and diverse place full of opportunity, but can also be a tough place to live, with complex […]