Young Minds have done some insight work with young people to understand the impact that the #coronavirus crisis is having on young people’s mental health.

The main findings of the report are:

83% of respondents agreed that the pandemic was making their mental health worse.

When asked to share how different activities affected their mental health, respondents reported that face-to-face calls with friends (72%), watching TV/films (72%), exercise (60%) and learning new skills (59%) were helpful for their mental health during this time.

66% of respondents agreed that watching or reading the news was unhelpful for their mental health.

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