17 January 2017

YMCA Manchester are proud to support the launch of the Be Real Campaign

The Be Real Campaign is a national movement made up of individuals, businesses, charities and public bodies.

The Be Real Campaign focuses on three aImage be real1reas in which it strives to bring about real change:

  • Real Education: We want to give children and young people a body confident start to life
  • Real Health: We want healthy living and general wellbeing to be prioritised over just appearance and weight
  • Real Diversity: We want the advertising, fashion, music and media industries to positively reflect what we really look like.


To view research behind the campaign and learn about our toolkit which helps schools tackle low body confidence in the classroom, please visit: