Raising Teens is back for a second series in Autumn 2019 with a further eight one hour shows covering the issues that are concerning parents today. Guy Lloyd will be back with us as host, and Lola, our roving teen reporter will be joined by new recruit Kya McCartney, 18. We’ll be covering everything from alcohol and anger to self-harm and loneliness. Plus we’ll be re-visiting the...
Make (Good) Trouble is a social enterprise, set up in reaction to the growing problems young people are facing – there is a mental health crisis that is showing no sign of going away. It is a crisis that is particularly affecting girls – one in four has depression before they are 14.
Make (Good) Trouble brings local teenagers together to create
and produce audio and video content that is distributed through schools, colleges, online and on social media. Teens share their stories in a positive, creative and safe environment to gain an understanding of issues that affect their mental health such as device addiction, self harm and negative body image. They learn skills in production, animation and music. They build relationships and work with expert adult mentors. We are determined to make positive change.