The Time To Reconnect is NOW.
HELP US STOP THE ENDLESS SCROLLING
Now more than ever people are spending more and more time endlessly scrolling through social media, unaware of the negative impacts this has on their mental well-being, relationships, and other aspects of their lives.
of people say that using social media has had negative effects on their mental health.
WE ARE IN A
The world spends over 10 billion hours every day using social media platforms.
90% of people between the age of 18-24 say that they feel lonely ‘often’.
In 2023, the Google search term 'Where to Meet People' was at an all time high.
LET’S MAKE THE WORLD SOCIAL AGAIN
The “Just Stop Scrolling” campaign was set up by Linkup, the real life social app, to raise awareness about the negative impact of excessive social media use on mental health, relationships, and overall well-being. It emphasises the importance of cultivating real-life connections and meaningful interactions to counteract the potential harm caused by excessive screen time.
At the heart of the “Just Stop Scrolling” campaign lies our unwavering mission to foster a healthier and more balanced relationship with technology, specifically targeting the pervasive issue of excessive social media consumption. We are committed to shedding light on the detrimental effects of prolonged screen time on mental health, relationships, and overall well-being. Our goal is to inspire individuals to reclaim their time, prioritise genuine connections, and engage in meaningful interactions beyond the digital realm. Through thought-provoking content, educational initiatives, and community-building efforts, we aim to empower people to disconnect from their screens and reconnect with the world around them. By encouraging a shift towards authentic face-to-face communication and purposeful activities, we aspire to create a positive ripple effect, ultimately enhancing the quality of life for individuals and communities alike. Join us in our mission to rediscover the joys of genuine human connection and embrace a more balanced and fulfilling existence.
You can make a difference in the “Just Stop Scrolling” movement in two impactful ways. Donate now, with proceeds benefiting Young Minds, an organisation dedicated to supporting youth mental health. Your contribution will directly help those in need. Alternatively, join us in one of our upcoming on-the-ground awareness stunts. Be part of our efforts to spread the message offline and encourage real connections. Together, we can create positive change and promote healthier relationships with technology.