Prioritising Emotional Wellbeing

A Blog by MAP CEO, Dan Mobbs       So, first of all, let’s understand mental health like we understand physical health. Physical health covers a lot of ground. When I’m really ill and in bed for a week with the flu (not man flu – real flu) – I know that’s about my physical health. When I’m thinking… Read more →

Moving On Up: Social Mobility in Norfolk and Norwich

MAP’s Therapeutic Services Manager Tonia Mihill will be taking part in a panel of guest speakers for the Women of the World festival this weekend in Norwich, looking at social mobility and why young women and girls are disproportionately affected. According to the 2017 State of the Nation report published by the Social Mobility Commission, young women growing up in… Read more →

Young people take over the EDP

Young people from Norfolk will be literally making the news next week when they takeover the EDP newsroom for a day. Ten young people, together with staff from youth charity MAP, will be joining the journalists and editorial team at the EDP on Monday April 16th to produce news features and articles for the EDP of Tuesday April 17th. The… Read more →

Know your Rights!

A Blog by MAP Youth Worker Danny Whitehouse “You have the right to free speech”, according to punk band, The Clash. Here at MAP, we are passionate advocates of social justice, young people’s rights, and young people’s voice, to influence and improve the society around them. We’re putting these beliefs into practice by delivering an exciting programme designed to build… Read more →

A Place to Eat is A Place to Vote

MAP has been chosen as one of John Lewis’s Community Matters charities from February to April so, depending on how customers vote with their green tokens, will get a share of a very welcome £3,000.     The Voting Box is located at the entrance to A Place to Eat – John Lewis’s café on the top floor of their Norwich store… Read more →

Notre Dame students walk the extra mile for MAP

Students from Notre Dame High School raised £1362 for MAP by taking part in a whole school sponsored walk in the autumn of 2017. Pictured is Will Mills, MAP Early Action Coordinator together with members of Notre Dame’s Student Council. Notre Dame is one of three Norwich schools where MAP delivers a programme of Early Action support, comprising group activities,… Read more →

The Chill Spot is open!

Watch this fantastic film showing our vision for the way we support young people in Great Yarmouth The Youth Invest Fund – Working together for young people in Great Yarmouth with MAP https://vimeo.com/251608514 Read more →

Thank you to these seasonal fundraisers…

…Norwich Chamber Choir Viva Voce who once raised funds for MAP by donating the proceeds of their beautiful Candlelit Christmas Concert at St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich just before Christmas.  MAP Patron Norman Lamb MP was guest speaker at the concert. …Staff at Norwich solicitors Hatch Brenner who, instead of doing Secret Santa this year donated to MAP. …All the people who… Read more →