Charity information

YoungMinds

YoungMinds is the UK’s leading mental health charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. Driven by their experiences, we create change so that children and young people can cope with life’s adversities, find help when needed and succeed in life.

Founded 1993

  • Mission statement

    Our vision is of a society that promotes and protects good mental health for all children and young people. A society where children's views are respected and they are loved, safe and enjoy life.

    Our mission is to:

    • Foster innovation that will address the needs of vulnerable and excluded children and young people

    • Promote good mental health for more children and young people than ever before

    • Champion the voices of young people and parents to influence mental health policy and practice

    • Inspire excellence to achieve transformed, integrated services

    Our Values:

    Ambition - We set ambitious goals to make a lasting difference to the lives of children and young people.

    Collaboration- We will always listen to and create solutions with children and young people.

    Integrity - We respect each other, thrive on diversity, and will always act in the best interests of children and young people.

  • Aims

    YoungMinds aims to:

    • Foster innovation that will address the needs of vulnerable and excluded children and young people
    • Promote good mental health for more children and young people than ever before
    • Champion the voices of young people and parents to influence mental health policy and practice
    • Inspire excellence to achieve transformed, integrated services
  • Overview

    Established: February 1993

    Registered Charity Number: 1016968

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 22

    Part time staff: 13

    Volunteers: 32

    Phone number: 020 7089 5050

    Address: Suite 11, Baden PlaceCrosby Row,London SE1 1YW

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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