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With strong school partnerships across Northern England & Wales, we want to support our local communities in making a change through the power of positive influencers. Our Milkfluencers work with both Educators & Children to encompass our 8 pillars of well-being & diversity awareness. Our partners come school recommended, DBS checked and are available through Milk Education. We’re ready to fight back and change the stigmas around mental health and diversity. Let’s become courageous, informed, resilient, and let’s make a change.
Our partners come school recommended, DBS checked and are available at the touch of a call. We’re ready to fight back and change the stigma’s around mental health/illness, are you? Let’s become courageous, informed, resilient, and let’s make a change.
Keira is a 23 year old Amputee with a mission to remove the stigma surrounding disability. She was told that the damage from her ‘freak accident’ caused by a dog lead was beyond repair, which ultimately led to an arm amputation. A now extremely determined woman who recently featured on the show ‘first dates’ is keen to share her story and learnt resilience & adaptability with others through motivational sessions.
Professional Rugby player, Thomas Minns is best known for playing for Leeds Rhinos, London Broncos, Featherstone Rovers and Hull Kingston Rovers. As a young adult, whose own mental health problems began in his early childhood, he believes he can reach out to young people through his workshops and encourage them to talk based on his own personal experience, and is the proud founder of MinnsMind.
Loti offers workshops which focus on educating young people about the causes and consequences of racism and how it can have a severe impact on people’s mental health and confidence. As a Diversity Speaker and Mental Health Champion for Nike, Loti uses his personal experiences to celebrate diversity whilst at the same time acknowledging how we work together to bring change where needed.
Sophie's successful netball career has included earning over 30 senior caps for her country. She has been a part of numerous Welsh squads, including representing Wales at two World Youth Cups and the 2011 Netball World Cup in Singapore. She runs a successful Personal Training business, specialising in netball fitness, Nutrition and empowering women in the sporting industry.
Christine’s training portfolio spans psychological resilience and wellbeing to crisis intervention with 20 years’ experience in the education and business sector. With MHFA training, Christine equips teachers with the tools to provide support as a first point of contact for students to allow them to achieve a greater understanding of themselves and their relationship with their world.
Having struggled with gender identity for most of his life, Charlie bravely transitioned whilst he was in secondary school. Having been through his journey at a young age, he understands the complex relationship between LGBTQ+ matters in relation to mental health and wants to erase the stigma in the younger generations about people within the LGBTQ+ community as well as making those going through the same thing, feel less alienated.
Ben's fitness career has taken him overseas as well working as a Support Coach at the Body Coach HQ! Ben has worked with multiple mainstream and SEND schools and ensures he tailors his workouts to each child, offering alternative exercises so all children can get involved! His sessions vary from feel good energising workouts, to yoga, challenge based workouts and SEND specific workouts.
Jessica is the Co-Founder of multiple Education Service companies and is the Director of Teaching and Learning for a private tuition company. Her experience spans from Primary to Higher Education and offers bespoke training courses to improve the standard of education and Mental Health outreach alongside general pedagogy and teaching based courses.
Multi award winning blog writer, Karen Beddow, has recently published the first in a series of books: “Extraordinary Travellers, The Little Museum” aimed at 8-11 year olds to capture an array of learning opportunities for teachers and students. Karen is offering workshops which focus on the above opportunities, allowing you to whisk your students on the adventure of a lifetime!
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