Answers to Mental Health Mondays Questions Vol. 1

Answers to Mental Health Mondays Questions Vol. 1

Last month we introduced Mental Health Mondays, a segment on our Instagram stories where we allow our followers to ask us questions they would like to ask a mental health professional. This will take place…
Decriminalising Suicide?

Decriminalising Suicide?

Alex Panton Foundation proposes paper to Law Reform Commission to decriminalise suicide The rate of attempted and actual suicide is on a rise in the Cayman Islands, particularly amongst our children and young adults. A…
How to Start (and Continue) a Conversation About Mental Health

How to Start (and Continue) a Conversation About Mental Health

8th – 14th September is National Suicide Prevention Week. We want to emphasis this week that you don’t need to be a doctor to have an open, authentic conversation about mental health. Often, just talking…
Recap of Miss Cayman Islands Universe & Upcoming APF Events

Recap of Miss Cayman Islands Universe & Upcoming APF Events

On Saturday 17th August, Kadejah Bodden was crowned Miss Cayman Islands Universe 2019. First runner up was Mariah Tibbetts and 2nd runner up was Mahalia Seymour. The Alex Panton Foundation had been chosen as the…

Cayman’s First Mental Health Peer Support Group for Young Adults, a Success

23rd May 2019 George Town, Grand Cayman: The Alex Panton Foundation (APF) announced this week that the Cayman Islands’ first mental health peer-led support group for young adults, which was launched in April, is a…