Blogs Archive

Mental Health Awareness Day

10th October 2018

Over the past five years, child and adolescent mental health service referrals have increased by 26%. This increase in referrals is a positive marker showing the help and support for mental health is growing and becoming increasingly more available to our youth, in our communities. Despite an increase in funding from the government, more awareness and conversation around the topic,…

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Fall in strength and fitness of 10-year-olds

1st October 2018

Children’s health is crucial. Especially in today’s environment, with so many distractions and influences; smartphones, tablets, games consoles, fast food, the list goes on! This study shows just how much these changes have affected our children, their hobbies and habits. With children becoming taller and heavier, but instead of growing stronger they’re weaker than past generations (20% decrease in muscle…

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Swimtime South West for Children in Need

11th December 2017

Huge thank you to all the fantastic Swimtime swimmers at the Village Hotel in Cardiff and at the Marriott St. Pierre in Chepstow for raising £349 for Children in Need! “The children brought £2 coins to their swimming lessons. The challenge was to pick them from the bottom of the pool and donate it to the yellow Pudsey box that the…

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