Foundation takes UK lead on European digital mental health innovation project27 September 2016
eMEN: unlocking the power of technology to improve Europe's mental health The Mental Health Foundation is delighted to have been chosen as the UK partner in a new European Union-funded project to improve the quality of and access and availability to e-mental health support. The €5.3million project...
Mental Health Foundation responds to Health Select Committee Public Health report1 September 2016
Today, the Health Committee published the findings of their ‘Public health post-2013 - structures, organisation, funding and delivery’ inquiry. While the report makes a number of positive recommendations for improving the delivery of public health, the focus of the recommendations are mainly on...
Taking Local Action for Better Mental Health26 July 2016
Today, the Mental Health Foundation publishes Mental health and prevention: taking local action for better mental health. The report was commissioned by Public Health England and sets out evidence of the ways to tackle one of the great challenges of our time; the rapidly growing level of mental ill...
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...
Mental health and the built environment
Millie Macdonald looks at the effect of man-made surroundings on people's mental health and what we can do to improve this?
The concerning state of human rights and mental health in the UK
Millie Macdonald looks at the concerns highlighted by the British Institute of Human Rights' recent report.
International Youth Day: empowering young people starts with mental health
What opportunities does the focus of International Youth Day offer for mental health?
Poverty and mental health10 August 2016
Our new paper looks at the complex relationship between poverty and mental health to inform the Joseph Rowntree Foundation's anti-poverty strategy.
Mental health and prevention: taking local action for better mental health26 July 2016
Our report sets out ways to tackle the rapidly growing level of mental ill health.
Demonstrating the value of the voluntary and community sectors5 July 2016
This paper informs the discussion between system partners and voluntary and community sector organisations about the future development of economic evaluation.