Would you like to be part of creating a happier and more caring society? If so please join our movement, add your pledge and take action - at home, at school, at work or in your community. Together we can make a difference

I will try to create more happiness and less unhappiness in the world around me



news rss feed rss logo

Friends, family and birthdays 'make children happiest'

16 Apr 2011 | BBC News

Friends, family and birthdays top the list of things that UK children say make them happy, a survey suggests. Computer games came in above chocolate, while social networking websites languished below both, in the survey of 1,000 children aged up to 16. Children rated their happiness, on average, at 8.5 out of 10, compared to only 6.5 for adults.

Read article here


Action for Happiness


  • @Mary_Burgess: "The most flattering thing that you can do for another human being is to focus on them." via https://t.c…

    today 12:45pm

  • We are what we do, not what we say we'll do. So let's go out and help create a happier world, by being more trusting, kind and constructive

    today 12:39pm

  • Enjoy the little things https://t.co/XZ2sfgIRYC

    yesterday 11:40am

  • Increasing empathy and compassion in our society is the foundation for a happier world https://t.co/0BeJugPO20 https://t.co/JYHWgWZLEq

    yesterday 10:53am

  • @NEFwellbeing: What happens when we measure success like this? Happy Planet Index 2016 results out now! https://t.co/5iN28o1HfQ https://…

    yesterday 10:41am

  • @matthieu_ricard: @Matthieu_Ricard in London last year, on #Altruism and #happiness https://t.co/JLYa00szBB #TBT

    yesterday 10:40am

  • @PsychologiesMag: Spend a few minutes thinking about tomorrow and imagine 3-4 good things that may happen to create positive changes. @a…

    yesterday 10:40am

  • Thought for the day: Make someone happy - then you'll be happy too https://t.co/cIjwPjQJXU

    yesterday 10:38am

  • @enkindlelifeco1: How can we build happier communities? Excited to facilitate tonight's discussion #communityengagement #fulfillment htt…

    yesterday 10:38am

follow us on twitter