Our COVID19 Response

14/04/20: Given the recent, and rapidly changing, implications of COVID19, we wanted to outline our response and plans as an organisation and in our partnership projects. We know what fantastic work so many organisations do for young people and the way that people have responded and adapted has been incredible to witness, despite this difficult situation for practitioners and young people. Read more

Response to the Government's Prevention Consultation

14/10/19: MAC-UK, Khulisa, StreetDoctors and Redthread respond to the Department for Health and Social Care’s prevention consultation Read more

MAC-UK's board of Trustees appoint Julian Thompson as its Vice-Chair.

16/1/19: Introducing our new Vice-Chair. Read more

We took to the streets of London to talk to young people - here's what they said

27/09/18: “If you had a message for people in power,” we asked, “what would it be?” Read more

Why You Wasting Time - by Keesha and Alex

14/09/18: We are releasing the lyrics from the song 'Why You Wasting Time', which was written and performed by Keesha and Alex. Take a moment to read the lyrics and to reflect on their insights about the challenges excluded young people can face. Read more

Update: MAC-UK's petition to #askYP

01/08/18: We launched a petition to stand with young people in calling on the Home Secretary, the Mayor of London and the Metropolitan Police Chief to ask young people for help to find solutions to serious youth violence. See updates on our progress below. Read more

Announcement from MAC-UK's Board of Trustees

10/07/18: An update from our Chair of Trustees and Chief Executive. Read more

Making Men of Our Boys

04/07/18: Andre, a Youth Worker and Assistant Psychologist, has written about what more needs to be done to support excluded young people. Read more

MAC-UK announces collaboration with Secret Cinema

18/05/18: Secret Cinema joins MAC-UK on our journey to transform mental health support for excluded young people. Read more


14/05/18: MAC-UK announces a new project with funding from the Berkeley Foundation to train newly qualified practitioners in our approach. Read more

MAC-UK responds to Government's Children and Young People's Mental Health Green Paper

05/03/18: Read our evidence informed views on the Government's proposals to transform children and young people's mental health provision Read more

Nine New Trustees Appointed to MAC-UK Board

15/2/18: MAC-UK are delighted to announce the appointment of nine new trustees to our Board of Trustees in 2018 Read more

MAC-UK's Accelerator Journey

31/1/18: MAC-UK’s six month journey on the Rainmaker Foundation’s Charity Accelerator programme has finished with a pitch, panel discussion and networking event at the BT Tower. Read more

Run for MAC-UK at the Hackney Half

31/1/18: Five pre-paid spaces are available for people wishing to run for MAC-UK in the Hackney Half Marathon on 20th May 2018. Read more