Young people's steering group

MHNE's Young People's Steering Group is a team of young volunteers who have an interest in mental health.

Steering group

They have created Reach Out North East (R-ONE), a magazine giving a voice to young people across the North East to talk about mental health. R-ONE and these pages aim to support other young people who have been affected by mental ill health.

Contributors to the group vary between 8 and 21 years old and work on all apects of this project in their spare time, supported by MHNE and parents!

To find out more about past members of the group please click here to see their profiles.


Reach Out North East magazine

MHNE YP RONE Issue6 cover


Issue 6 of Reach Out North East (Winter 2020)

This issue is aimed at young people aged 8 plus, with contributions from a range of young people on the subject of "lockdown" and the restrictions on home, school and play imposed by the global COVID-19 pandemic.  It includes opinions, poems, activites, cartoons and contact suggestions for anyone who may be struggling.

Previous issues: here's Issue 1, Issue 2, Issue 3, Issue 4 and Issue 5.