MENTAL HEALTH LINKS
The Mental Health Foundation
We exist to help people survive, recover from and prevent mental health problems. We bring together teams that undertake research, develop services, design training, influence policy and raise public awareness within one organisation. We are keen to tackle difficult issues and try different approaches, many of them led by mental health service users.
Mind offers advice and support to service users. They have a network of local associations in England and Wales to which people can turn for help and assistance. They also offer advocacy to service users and professional training for organizations.
Working together to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life.
A charity that supports 2,500 people through 100 different mental health services across England. They support people with mental health needs and help them get what they want from life and to feel happier.
Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health
We work to improve the quality of life for people with mental health problems by influencing policy and practice in mental health and related services.
Samaritans is a confidential emotional support service for anyone in the UK and Ireland. The service is available 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide.
Sane has three objectives
* To raise awareness and respect for people with mental illness and their families and secure better services
* To undertake research into the causes of serious mental illness through The Prince of Wales International Centre for SANE Research
* To provide help and information to those experiencing mental health problems, their families and carers through SANEline and SANEmail.
Scottish Association For Mental Health
At SAMH we believe there is no health without mental health. We’re here to provide help, information and support; to campaign on behalf of people with mental health problems and to raise money to fund our vital work
YoungMinds is the UK’s only national charity committed to improving the mental health and emotional well-being of all children and young people.
One in Four Magazine
The aspirational lifestyle magazine for people with mental health difficulties, for those who know and live with them and for the community at large.
ANXIETY UK works to relieve and support those living with anxiety disorders by providing information, support and understanding via an extensive range of services, including 1:1 therapy services.
Mental Health Care
This website contains information for family members and friends of people who have psychosis.
The information is based on the results of research carried out to learn more about the causes of psychosis and to develop better treatments or improve existing ones.
1-in-4 Mental Health Forum (Not related to one in four mag)
Here at the Mental Health Forum we aim to build a high-quality community where members can get mutual support, and discuss mental health policy and service development issues. This forum serves people experiencing mental health issues, their friends or relatives, and people working in the mental health field (from support worker to service manager and from nurses to psychologists and psychiatrists).