News & Updates

Listen, Talk and Care

On World Suicide Prevention Day, let’s remind ourselves that we can all do more to help keep people safe.  A simple starting point is to listen, talk and care.Listen.  When someone mentions  an emotional problem, listen with interest and non-judgementaly.  By giving them your full attention you’re showing support.  Offer to help or get them […]

Yau Yee League Friendship Cup 18 August 2018

What an amazing day of football and fun at the Yau Yee Friendship Cup! Thanks to our great friends at KELY Support for organising activities to raise awareness about mental health. Thanks to the YYL organising team for supporting us, making it all happen and running such a fabulous competition!

Weez Project Hong Kong

Mental Health Coping Strategies

A depressive mood or feelings of anxiety may occur from time to time or be more long term. Whatever you’re experiencing, it’s important to have effective ways of coping that protect your mental well-being. Positive coping strategies are when you are actively taking care of and being kind to yourself. Getting out into the great […]

Exam Results!

After months of hard work and pressure preparing for and taking exams, further stress on young people comes with results: not meeting your own or others’ expectations; worries about what’s ahead, even if you’re on the path you wanted; post-exam deflation. This new level of stress can lead to feelings of depression, anxiety, low self-esteem […]

Kids Need More Time and Guidance from Adults

Interesting article https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/apr/27/technology-threatens-child-development-psychology-expert-warns?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Interesting research on child development. Kids need more non-judgemental time with adults. Technology can get in the way of child/parent time.

Remembering Jamie

Two years ago we lost our fabulous son who meant the complete world to us. On this saddest of anniversaries, we hold on to our cherished memories of who he was, all the amazing things he did, all he achieved and what he gave to us all throughout his unfairly shortened life. We think of […]