Enabling Young People to Thrive with their Mental Health

Xplode Magazine is launching a project to change the conversation around mental health within young people. Young Boltonian’s have designed a project with aims to improve public attitudes towards people with mental health problems, share mental health stories and reduce discrimination, all whilst giving young people the opportunity to develop their skills and employability prospects.Continue reading Enabling Young People to Thrive with their Mental Health

Xplode Magazine appointed as Official Media Partner at UK’s only Youth Combined Authority

Agenda-setting young people from the first Youth Combined Authority in the country have taken their seat at the decision-making top table alongside Greater Manchester leaders. 40 young people, representing 20 youth groups made history when they met for the first time, setting out their ambitions for a Greater Manchester Curriculum for Life, as well asContinue reading Xplode Magazine appointed as Official Media Partner at UK’s only Youth Combined Authority

Youth Charity Praises “Lifeline Cheque” To See It Through Next Three Years

A Bolton charity has praised a “lifeline cheque” that is set to see it through the next three years.  The funding was welcome news to volunteers that rely on the service at Xplode Magazine, which will celebrate six years next month supporting and training young people across the region. The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, which is backing theContinue reading Youth Charity Praises “Lifeline Cheque” To See It Through Next Three Years