The youth ambassador claims depression is rife amongst young people in long-term unemployment

Seyi Newell

Seyi Newell

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Seyi Newell is a self-employed business owner and youth ambassador for the Prince's Trust.

The 25 year-old from Chingford suffered from depression and anxiety whilst she was unemployed for almost a year.

Seyi is concerned about recent statistics by the Prince's Trusts which show 1 in 5 young people unemployed in London suffer and a mental health illness.

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