YoungMinds instructs parents across the UK to #Take20

UK charity focused on children’s mental health is aiming to get parents and kids talking more openly about their feelings

Charity keeps older people company all-year round, as actress backs Christmas campaign

Age UK Lambeth works to keep older people company and has launched a Christmas campaign with the help of a magical supporter

Successful project is fighting back against UK's 'decimated' red squirrel population

Trees for Life have been carefully reintroducing one of Britain's most endangered mammals back into the Highlands of Scotland

‘Frantically searching the internet with my head screaming…’ A young man’s desperation for answers delivers him to a charity’s website

The Mix supported Adam through a teenage pregnancy scare, then helped him with wider issues

Together for Short Lives gains support from a galaxy far, far away

Ebay will sell some very special collector’s items, ahead of one of this year’s most hotly anticipated movies

'My lung had completely deflated to the size of a golf ball': Meet the healthy young woman who battled a condition causing her chest to 'bubble' and 'pop'

Healthy Hayley, aged just 21-years-old, was left stunned when she suffered a collapsed lung - a result of a pneumothorax

A woman's best friend: How the support of her 'alert dogs' has helped lady enduring around 25 epileptic seizures each day to lead a life of independence

Owning an alert dog helped Sally make her first cup of tea in over 30 years, as well as take her first solo trip into town

Anti-Bullying Week is the perfect time of year to broach the B word

Statistics suggest that bullying is still a problem in the UK, a charity’s awareness campaign aims to tackle it

Can you help Santa Paws in Leeds this year?

Dogs Trust Leeds is looking for would-be elves to help them with a festive fundraising event

#startswithhello campaign launches in wake of startling poll results

Action for Children has launched a campaign to tackle loneliness in the UK

Digital Nurse set to help Macmillan fight the online 'fake news' leaving cancer patients misinformed and frightened

With almost half of those diagnosed with cancer now consulting the internet, the charity aim to end the spread of fake statistics and horror 'stories'

Sudden sight loss stops keen traveller in his tracks but a Leicester-based charity for those with sight loss is helping him find his way once again

Bhavesh had been a keen traveller until a serious condition left him blind in one eye. He felt very restricted until a charity stepped in

Older cats feel more like a member of the family, according to a new survey

Ahead of Mature Moggie Week, a survey indicates older cats are less popular adoption choices than younger felines

'Laptops for Homeless Support' initiative launches social media campaign

Run by a social enterprise and charity, the initiative hopes to integrate those who were homeless back into society using the power of the internet

Teenager blossoming despite spending half her life suffering from an illness which has never been fully diagnosed, with support from Huddersfield hospice

Despite her serious medical issues, Bethanie is blossoming into a happy teenager, with help from a Huddersfield children's hospice

Orphaned baby orangutan, who was captured as a 'pet' and forced to live in a small cage, is now thriving after being eased back into the forests of Borneo

Two-year-old Mona was captured and forced to live as a pet in a tiny cage, before being rescued and handed over to the Orangutan Foundation

St Bartholomew's Hospital in London set to benefit from a charity-funded nurse for specialist cases

Charity supporting blood cancer patients is funding a fourth nurse to work in a UK hospital, helping patients after treatment

Programme to empower women to tackle technological abuse launched by Refuge

Anti-domestic violence organisation Refuge has launched a new programme to help empower women to tackle technological abuse