Loneliness: the public health challenge of our time12 December 2017
A policy briefing by the Mental Health Foundation and Age Scotland outlining the scale of the problem and 12 key policy recommendations to challenge it.
Suicide in Scotland: It's time to talk about it6 September 2017
Our policy briefing aimed at reducing the number of suicides in Scotland after a recent rise.
Health, happiness and wellbeing in the transition from adolescence to adulthood22 February 2017
This is the report of the systematic overview titled ‘Health, Happiness and Wellbeing in the Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood: A Systematic Overview of Population Level Interventions’. It is one of two linked reviews commissioned by The RSE Scotland Foundation.
Refugees, mental health and stigma in Scotland12 December 2016
This briefing paper aims to provide policy makers and service providers with an overview of what we know about refugees’ experience of mental health stigma and discrimination, and sets out recommendations for how best to respond to the mental health needs of new communities.
Mental health in Scotland: Fundamental Facts10 October 2016
This report provides an overview of key facts and statistics on mental health in Scotland.
The Amaan Project Resource: Information about mental health and ways to look after your wellbeing5 July 2016
This resource is designed for asylum seeking and refugee women.
Evidencing the impact of and need for Acting Up20 June 2016
This report explores the impact of participation in Acting Up on the older adults involved and the need for the Acting Up project to be rolled out across the UK.
Scottish Parliament election - manifesto analysis 201629 April 2016
We analyse how each party’s agenda addresses mental health and wellbeing.
Why Mental Health Matters to Scotland's Future15 April 2016
The partnership has produced this briefing paper ahead of the Holyrood elections in May.
A review of mental health services in Scotland18 January 2016
Perspectives and experiences of service users, carers and professionals. Report for Commitment One of the Mental Health Stategy for Scotland, 2012-2015.