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Scottish mental health charity See Me is looking for Lanarkshire volunteers

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Young people across Lanarkshire are being given the opportunity to make a difference.See Me, a Scottish mental health programme which aims to end stigma and discrimination, is recruiting for new volunteers, aged 16 to 18, to help them with its work in schools and youth work settings.The team at See Me wants to hear from young people in Lanarkshire who have experienced mental health problems and want to make a difference.The Lanarkshire Live app is available to download now.

Get all the news from your area – as well as features, entertainment, sport and the latest on Lanarkshire’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic – straight to your fingertips, 24/7.The free download features the latest breaking news and exclusive stories, and allows you to customise your page to the sections that matter most to you.Head to the App Store and never miss a beat in Lanarkshire - iOS - Android See Me volunteer, Kristi McCann, 20, who has been involved with the programme since she was 16, says that volunteering has had a huge impact on her life.Kristi said: “Volunteering with See Me gave me a whole new boost of confidence.

Before, I was shy and not very outgoing but See Me helped me with that. They have given me opportunities that I would have never got the chance to have.“See Me isn’t just a volunteering opportunity.

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