Dorset Local Nature Partnership and Dorset Wildlife Trust ran an online Young Journalist programme to train a group of fifteen 14–18-year-olds from across Dorset in journalism skills with a focus on environmental issues. The project worked with Participation People (a national Youth Voice organisations).
The project raised awareness within the group of the climate and ecological emergencies in Dorset and given a greater understanding of the wellbeing benefits nature can give them.
Read the Heathlands Blog here.
Listen to the Physical Health and Nature Wellbeing Podcast below.
Listen to the Mental Health and Nature Wellbeing Podcast below.
Listen to the Heathlands Nature Recovery Podcast below.
Read Participation People’s Project Report for more information about the Young Journalists.
Huge thanks go to the Fine Family Foundation for funding the programme as part of the Nature Heals programme.
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