A minister for suicide prevention has been appointed in England by the prime minister as the government hosts the global mental health summit, to coincide with World Mental Health Day.
Rethink Mental Illness' bid to raise awareness of psychosis among young people as they start university, often a time of stress and change which can trigger mental health problems.
We had a chat with our ambassador Jonny Benjamin ahead of today’s launch of his new book, The Stranger On The Bridge: My Journey From Hope to Despair, co-written with Britt Pflüger.
public still dramatically misinformed about schizophrenia
New survey from Rethink Mental Illness show that, although there have been significant strides forward in public attitudes towards mental illness in recent years, schizophrenia remains a widely misunderstood illness.
Today, (27 July), Rethink Mental Illness has released new findings which reveal that people with mental illness are facing a ‘locked door’ of prejudice and misunderstanding from employers, which is keeping them out of the workplace, even when they feel well enough and ready to return to work.
Virgin Trains West Coast announces new charity partnership with Rethink Mental Illness
Today, 16th January, marks the launch of an exciting new two year charity partnership between Lloyds Banking Group and Mental Health UK. The partnership aims to promote awareness of the link between mental health and money problems, encourage discussion between customers and colleagues and raise at least £2million per year in offices and branches across the UK.
Andrew, 64, says becoming a media volunteer for Rethink Mental Illness is motivated by his desire to spread understanding.
Rethink Mental Illness has appointed Philippa Lowe as its new Chair of the board of trustees.