How they help
The Brandon Centre provide counselling and psychotherapy for young people.
Main Grants | 3 years | April 2017 to March 2020 | £73,098 | Towards counselling provision for 16-21 year old Islington residents.
Islington Giving | Mental Health Challenge Fund | 2 years | April 2018 to April 2020 | £46,570 | towards the costs of Brandon Connect - a project to empower socially anxious young people.
Islington Giving | 2018 Young Grant-Makers funding | 1 year | January 2019 to January 2020 | £10,700 | towards the cost of Youth Ambassadors to promote mental health and wellbeing.
This was one of seven grants awarded by Islington Giving's first ever cohort of Young Grant-Makers, a group of 16-26 year olds who worked together to research local needs and invest £80,000 in the community.