As we approach Children’s Mental Health Week, 5 – 11 February 2024, we are pleased
to share that this year’s theme is “My Voice Matters.” This theme highlights the
importance of fostering an environment where children and young people feel heard,
empowered, and capable of making positive changes for themselves and others.
For more details about Children’s Mental Health Week and the ‘My Voice Matters’
theme, visit: https://www.leicspart.nhs.uk/childrens-mental-health-week/
The impact of allowing children and young people to express themselves cannot be
overstated. Feeling heard significantly boosts their self-esteem, that can lead to
positive changes in their lives and the lives of those around them. By acknowledging
their rights, views, and opinions, we empower them to become advocates for their own
We are excited to extend an invitation to professionals and the general public to
participate in a special event at Fosse Park, 8 – 9 February 2024, 9.30am to 5pm.
Date: 8 – 9 February 2024
Time: 9.30am – 5pm
Location: Food Central, Fosse Park, Fosse Park Ave, Leicester LE19 1HY
This event will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to access signposting and
resources for all aspects of mental health, with a specific focus on initiating
conversations about children’s mental health.
Professionals and the general public alike are invited to engage in discussions, share
experiences, and contribute to creating a supportive community for children and young
What to Expect:
Explore a variety of services and resources dedicated to supporting mental health.
Participate in conversations about the importance of amplifying the voices of children
and young people.
Connect with professionals and individuals passionate about fostering positive mental
health environments for children.
We believe your presence at this event will enhance the depth of the discussions and
contribute valuable insights to the broader conversation on children’s mental health.