Our projects and research aims to change our understanding of mental health problems and improve the short and long term future of the nation's mental wellbeing.
We work across the full interconnected spectrum of severe mental illness, public mental health, happiness and wellbeing. Our research doesn't sit on dusty bookshelves - it's out there supporting practical solutions and changing minds.
Aye Mind Toolkit
The Aye Mind Toolkit assists youth workers in using digital approaches to approach youth mental health
Babies in Mind
Our early intervention project in Sutton aims to support families through pregnancy and the early years of childhood.
Becoming a Man
The Becoming a Man (BAM) Programme is mental wellbeing intervention adapted from the US that aims to support young men’s personal development taking into account their lived experience and the often difficult environments they must navigate. The Programme is delivered in partnership with Black Thrive and Colourful Minds. bam.jpg Why was BAM established?: BAM is about offering a space for young men to come together and discuss issues in their lives – issues at school, at home, in the park, or on the estate. It’s about helping young boys become men, to decide the values that will help them...
Creating Connections / Creu Cysylltiadau
Delivered self-management courses to over 200 single parents. Cyrsiau hunan-reoli i dros 200 o rieni sengl.
Mums and Babies in Mind
Improving the quality of life and services available for mothers with mental health problems during pregnancy and the first year after birth.
For young people aged between 10 and 18 who are either in care or have been in care.
Peer Education Project (PEP)
Our innovative school-based project sees older pupils deliver mental health lessons to younger pupils, with the aim of creating more understanding and eradicating stigma.
The Mental Health Foundation Young Leaders programme
The MHF Young Leaders are a diverse group of young people from across the UK with a wealth of personal and lived experiences. Young Leaders inform the Foundation’s work with families, children and young people. The MHF Young Leaders programme is run in partnership with Leaders Unlocked . This exciting programme enables young people to shape and influence the work of the Foundation at all stages of development and delivery. MHF Young Leaders provide input across our communications and digital activities, programmes, policy and research. “Mental health is one of the things I'm passionate about...
Young Mums Together
Peer support groups for young parents and their children, designed to enhance young mothers’ life chances and promote maternal mental health and wellbeing.