2013 GSK IMPACT Awards: MAC-UK

MAC-UK engages with some of the UK’s most excluded and deprived young people who are most in need of support, but least likely to access it.

2013 GSK IMPACT Awards: MAC-UK

Its Integrate© model sees young people design and lead their own projects while a trained MAC-UK mental health worker works with them at their pace, in their territory, on their terms.

The MAC-UK model was recently cited as an example of best practice in a 2011 Home Office report, Ending Gang and Youth Violence, with its focus on improving mental health to reduce re-offending rates, and was cited in the Department of Health report Protecting People, Promoting Health, October 2012.

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