Hundreds of thousands of Scots feeling hopeless, as lockdown eases: new findings from the Mental Health Foundation9 July 2020,
Hundreds of thousands of Scots feeling hopeless, as lockdown eases: new findings from the Mental Health Foundation One in seven Scottish adults (16 percent per cent) feeling hopeless One quarter (25 per cent) of unemployed people feeling hopeless One quarter (25 per cent) of young adults aged 18-24...
Mental Health Foundation and Zero Suicide Alliance launch new website which maps England's suicide risks29 June 2020,
A major free online resource, designed to help reduce suicide, suicidal thoughts and behaviour, is released today by the Zero Suicide Alliance (ZSA) and the Mental Health Foundation.
“Business as usual is not an option”: Prime Minister urged by major coalition of charities to create a new Mental Health Renewal Plan for England to support the nation’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic26 June 2020,
The devastating impact of the Covid-19 pandemic demands an urgent renewal plan for the nation’s mental health to avoid crisis, according to an unprecedented coalition of over 50 charities which has written to the Prime Minister to call for a cross-government approach to put the nation’s mental...
A new social contract: letter to Prime Minister26 June 2020,
Dear Prime Minister, Covid-19 has changed the world as we know it. The devastating loss of life, months of social isolation and widespread financial instability has brought despair to individuals, families and communities. The initial pandemic has created a new crisis for our nation’s mental health...
Mental Health Foundation joins the call for 'Acts of Allyship' with all LGBT+ people26 June 2020,
For LGBT+ Pride 2020, the Mental Health Foundation joins the call for ‘Acts of Allyship’ with all LGBT+ people.
The Mental Health Foundation stands against racism in all its forms25 June 2020,
Read the Mental Health Foundation's statement on standing againts racism.
WWF and the Mental Health Foundation publish mental health support guide22 June 2020,
WWF and the Mental Health Foundation publish mental health support guide.
Charity urges Scottish Government to prioritise health and wellbeing of pupils on return to school22 June 2020,
The Mental Health Foundation Scotland is urging the Scottish Government to prioritise the health and wellbeing of pupils when they return to school in August. It has also issued a warning that introducing social distancing measures in classrooms could compound distress and trauma for many children...
Mental Health Foundation appoints Aisha Sheikh-Anene as Chair of the Board of Trustees15 June 2020,
The Mental Health Foundation is proud to announce the appointment of Aisha Sheikh-Anene as its new chair of trustees.
Almost three quarters of Scottish adults say it is important that we learn from the coronavirus pandemic to be more kind as a society18 May 2020,
Mental Health Awareness Week launch survey