Supporting schools to see, hear and hold children and young people's mental well-being

Latest news from the Mind Map.


Bedford School - Shadow On My Back

17th Dec 2018
Pioneering our Shadow On My Back Campaign a group of boys from Bedford Senior School challenged themselves in June this year to spend an entire school day with weighted back packs on their backs despite soaring temperatures outside.

Saying It How It Is

16th Dec 2018
A group of girls from Bedford Girls school put together a moving and challenging presentation about the work we are doing at The Mind Map as part of Bedford Girls School’s Giving Forward Campaign...

Around The World In 80 Days!

4th Dec 2018
Harry Hine, a year 9 boy at Bedford School has inspired his fellow students and teachers to cycle, run, row, jog, etc the 25,000 miles around the world in 80 days! ..

We Have Feedback!

1st Dec 2018
News of the Mind Map and our emotional well-being programme for lower schools is spreading! Here's some feedback from schools that we have recently visited. ..

Zannah's story

16th May 2018
Watch Zannah tell her story in her own words...

Shadow on my back

16th May 2018
We aim to encourage as many young people as possible to spend up to 24 hours with a weighted back pack on their back, in order to experience the realities of living with a mental health difficulty...