Mental Health Information and Useful Links

Mental Health Information Hub

Mindwell is the new mental health information hub for Leeds, launched on World Mental Health Day 2016:  www.mindwell-leeds.org.uk.

The website is for the following groups of people:

  • People who are experiencing mental health difficulties
  • Carers, family and friends of people experiencing mental health difficulties
  • People working with someone who is experiencing mental health difficulties
  • Anyone with an interest in mental health and wellbeing

Mind

Mind publishes information on many topics relating to mental health.

www.mind.org.uk

Mind information and advice A-Z

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.”

 

Time to Change

Time to Change is England’s biggest ever attempt to end the stigma and discrimination that people with mental health problems have to face daily.  It is a campaign to change the attitude and behaviour of the nation, by breaking down the barriers one conversation at a time.”

 

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.

Rethink

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

 

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.

 

BBC Mental Health

As many as one in four of us will have some sort of mental health problem in our lives, yet it’s still a taboo subject. The BBC have produced some excellent and informative articles and programmes on the subject of mental health, which you can explore by clicking the box above.