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(UK) Wales: Pilot school program to provide "emotional and mental health support"

Sept 30, 2017, Powys (Wales, UK) Brecon and Radnor Express: Pupils help launch schools’ mental health project http://www.brecon-radnor.co.uk/article.cfm?id=105597&headline=Pupils%20help%20launch%20schools%E2%80%99%20mental%20health%20project&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2017RICKHOWELL High School played host to two cabinet ministers this week as the Welsh Government launched its £1.4 million [$1.9M U.S.] project to provide emotional and mental health support for pupils and teachers. The Powys school has been chosen as one of 224 schools in Wales to take part in a pilot project launched on Monday by Health Secretary Vaughan Gething and Education Secretary Kirsty Williams; a pilot which has seen UK-wide media interest. … There are so many pressures on young people today, it is vitally important that the support for them when they are feeling stressed or anxious is there.” ...