Antidepressant prescribing in England doubles in past decade6 July 2016,
Our statement on the news that antidepressant prescriptions have more than doubled in the past decade.
Peer Support project for mental health carers receives Project Quality Award22 June 2016,
6 th – 13 th June was Carers Week and our Peer Support project for mental health carers – Time and Space and Re-connect, which are delivered in partnership with Action in Mind and Glasgow Association of Mental Health, brought together a group of volunteers for a special celebration. This was to...
Mental Health Foundation Volunteer named National Winner in 2016 Wales Volunteer of the Year Awards10 June 2016,
Mental Health Foundation volunteer Marie Williams, 32 from Cardiff, has been named National Winner in the adult category of the Wales Volunteer of the Year Awards 2016. Marie volunteers with the 'Creating Connections' self-management project for single parents run by the Mental Health Foundation,...
Mental Health Foundation Joins EU Research Partnership8 June 2016,
The Mental Health Foundation is delighted to be a part of the Citizenship, Recovery and Inclusive Society Partnership (CRISP). CRISP is an EU funded partnership which between 2016 and 2020, will support arts festivals, research, seminars, conferences and the development of tools and methods for...
Our statement on anti-depressant blood test study7 June 2016,
The Mental Health Foundation respond to the King's College London anti-depressant blood test study.
Disturbing report highlights need to prevent spiralling levels of mental ill health in children and young people28 May 2016,
The Children’s Commissioner for England has launched a new report revealing that children and young people are struggling to access mental health services they need.
Funded Travelling Fellowships to support Community Based Approaches to Mental Health26 May 2016,
In 2017, The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust will be investing around £1.3 million in British citizens, by awarding 150 Travelling Fellowships. This will directly support British citizens who want to travel overseas to gain knowledge, experience and best practice to benefit others in their UK...
Unum partners with the Mental Health Foundation19 May 2016,
Employee benefits experts Unum and The Mental Health Foundation announce a new long-term partnership highlighting the importance of safeguarding mental health in the workplace
Half of all adults in the UK regret not investing more in relationships, new survey reveals16 May 2016,
Mental Health Awareness Week set to highlight that good relationships are fundamental to our mental health and wellbeing
Mental Health Foundation’s ‘Truth about Self Harm’ featured in national reading scheme supporting young people’s mental health12 April 2016,
The booklet aims to help young people understand more about self-harm and what to do if they are worried about themselves or someone else. It explains what self-harm is, what to do if you or someone you know is self-harming, and how to get help.