Mental Health Information and Useful Links

Mind

Mind nationally provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Mind publishes information on many topics relating to mental health.

www.mind.org.uk

Mind information and advice A-Z

Mental Health Information Hub

MindWell is the mental health website for people in Leeds aged 16 and over. It is funded locally by the NHS and provides quick and easy access to:

Time to change 

Time to Change is a growing social movement working to change the way we all think and act about mental health problems. We’ve already reached millions of people and begun to improve attitudes and behaviour.

Despite the progress we’ve made, we know that many people still don’t consider mental health relevant to them. They don’t believe mental health problems are likely to affect them or people they know.

But the reality is that mental health can affect anyone. Statistically, 1 in 4 of us will fight a mental health problem in any given year. That’s why our work is so important. No one should have to fear being treated differently because of a mental health problem. 

Volition

Volition Leeds is an alliance of voluntary sector organisations that together provide mental health services for, or work with, people who have mental health needs.”

 

Domestic Violence

Domestic violence information and resources for practitioners, people who are being abused, people who are abusive, children and young people and friends and family.

www.leeds.gov.uk/domesticviolence

Rethink

Rethink Mental Illness is a charity that believes a better life is possible for millions of people affected by mental illness.

 

Forward Leeds

Forward Leeds is the alcohol and drugs service in Leeds for adults, young people and families. Call their dedicated support line on 0113 887 2477.

Young Minds

Young Minds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. Driven by the experiences of children and teenagers, Young Minds campaigns, does research, and works on the positive alteration of related policy and practice.

 

WellBeing Web

The Wellbeing Web is a blog where individuals can contribute information, stories, pictures or films about places and activities in Leeds which help maintain their wellbeing.