New mentoring scheme for refugees launched in Scotland8 August 2018,
A new mentoring project for refugees, which was recently launched in Scotland, is calling for volunteer mentors to get involved. Sawti which means ‘My Voice’ in Arabic, is a three-stage project which aims to engage refugees in wellbeing activities, develop the skills of refugee individuals to...
New resource offers help for people with mental health issues to move forward8 August 2018,
A new resource to help people experiencing mental health issues to be make decisions about the support they want and need to achieve their goals has been published by the Mental Health Foundation Scotland. ‘It’s My Life,’ which has been produced in partnership with Ayr Action for Mental Health and...
A GALA FOR MENTAL HEALTH RETURNS TO EDINBURGH FRINGE3 August 2018,
Felicity Ward , Tony Slattery , Yana Alana , Adele Anderson of Fascinating Aida , Laura Lexx and Matt Price are to team up at the Edinburgh Fringe to raise money for the Mental Health Foundation . A Gala for Mental Health , now in its fourth year at the Pleasance Dome, has already raised thousands...
Mental Health Foundation welcomes leading workplace enterprise into its group30 July 2018,
We have announced the acquisition of Mental Health at Work in an ambitious new partnership to promote mentally healthy workplaces.
Our response to ITV's review of Love Island cosmetic surgery adverts27 July 2018,
We wrote to ITV warning that the strategically placed cosmetic surgery adverts "painted a false picture of perfection".
Our response to the government's announcement for mental health support workers for schools25 July 2018,
We welcome the government’s commitment to adopting a whole-school approach to improving children and young people's mental health.
Mental Health Fringe Award returns to Edinburgh for second year18 July 2018,
Contact email@example.com for more information. An award for the Edinburgh Fringe show that most compellingly explores the subject of mental health is to return for its second year. The Mental Health Fringe Award 2018 will be presented by the Mental Health Foundation, in partnership...
Our letter expressing concern about the cosmetic surgery advertising in Love Island to ITV3 July 2018,
We believe that strategically placing cosmetic surgery adverts during programmes that target young adults and paint a false picture of perfection is not only patronising but is adding to young people’s insecurities and contributing to distress among vulnerable people.
Our response to new Scotland suicide statistics27 June 2018,
Our response to new statistics on suicide in Scotland, which show a slight reduction in deaths by suicide in Scotland in 2017.
Our response to the appointment of new Scottish Minister for Mental Health27 June 2018,
Lee Knifton responds to the appointment of Clare Haughey MSP as Scottish Minister for Mental Health.