Universal Credit Cuts

Universal Credit Cuts

Universal Credit Cuts: The devastating facts Universal Credit is a payment to help people with their living costs. These individuals may include people on a low income, people who are out of work, and those who cannot or are unable to work. In the U.K, more than 5.5...
Back To School Anxiety

Back To School Anxiety

BACK TO SCHOOL ANXIETY: HOW PARENTS/CARERS CAN HELP Going back to school can be an extremely stressful time for many young people. A new school year usually comes with many worries and some anxiety. Dr. Martin Burch, in her article, explained that ‘back to school’...
Youth Mental Health in the UK

Youth Mental Health in the UK

Mental Health is a topic that is often avoided, largely due to how stigmatized it is. Given how widespread mental health issues are, this avoidance is both strange and dangerous. The Institute for Health Metrics Evaluation (IHME) reported in 2017 that around 300...
Response to school closures

Response to school closures

Response to school closures In late-March, with the UK moving into lockdown and schools across the country closing, it was clear that many families would struggle to access food and essential items. When the government revealed its intention to provide families with...
Andy and Maya run the Bristol 10K and Raise £277!

Andy and Maya run the Bristol 10K and Raise £277!

Andy and Maya run the Bristol 10K and Raise £277! Great effort Maya and Andy. Massive shout-out this weekend to the team from Ignite Life. Andy and Maya smashed the Bristol 10K in impressive time. We are very grateful for all their fundraising work, and the...
Ignite Life Launches

Ignite Life Launches

Ignite Life Launches We are incredibly proud to say that as of January 2019, Ignite Life is now a registered charity. Now we can begin our work of fundraising, finding partners and supporters all in order to help young people in England and Wales to reach their...