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Olly's Friendship Foundation

This was set-up by Olly's parents Heather and David who unfortunately lost their son due to mental health problems. The Worcester-based foundation's mission is to "To assist in the treatment and care of persons suffering from mental or physical illness of any description or in need of rehabilitation as a result of such illness, by the provision of facilities for work and recreation."

The foundation aims to promote and protect the physical and mental health of sufferers of anxiety in particular through the provision of financial assistance, support, education and practical advice. They also want to advance the education of the general public in all areas relating to anxiety.

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This is the term used to describe experiences such as chronic fear, tension and panic attacks. Some people have an overwhelming feeling of dread that prevents them getting on with everyday life. Sleepless nights and recurring thoughts are common, as well as nausea, palpitations, dizziness and difficulty in breathing. Anxiety is the most common mental health problem people experience.