Normalising & Humanising Mental Health

Everybody in the world has mental health. Everyone.

Yet the fear of being judged whenever we struggle with our mental health is preventing many people from talking about it. At Chasing the Stigma we want to help remove that fear and unnecessary stigma, by using our own first-hand experiences to say ‘I have suffered. I got through it and you can too’. You are never alone.

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We are so excited to be shortlisted as as one of 10 finalists in the Digital Charity category at the Digital Leaders 100 Awards!

From opening up conversations about mental health, to the development of the Hub of Hope app, and most recently the Ambassador of Hope training programme and 24 Crisis Text Line, we have gone from strength to strength.

However, this award is decided by you, the public, so if you’re enthusiastic about the work we are doing, please vote for us!

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The latest news

Latest News

New study sheds light on link between domestic abuse and mental illness

Research conducted at Birmingham University has revealed that women who have experienced domestic violence are three times more likely to suffer from a serious mental health problem than those who have not. The study, which was published in the British Journal of Psychiatry, found that survivors of domestic violence were twice as likely to need prescription medication, and were twice as likely to develop anxiety and three times as likely to develop depression, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The study — which involved 18,547 women who had been exposed to domestic abuse, compared to 74,188 women who had not — found that while some of the women had experienced mental health issues prior to the incident(s) of violence, following domestic violence...

Our Story

Our Story

Comedian and writer Jake Mills battled depression in 2013.

After months of internal turmoil, Jake attempted to take his own life. Thankfully he was discovered before it was too late and made a full recovery. As part of his recovery, Jake opened up on social media about his secret battle with depression and a suicide attempt and his story

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Hub of Hope

Our App

The Hub Of Hope

The Hub of Hope is a first of its kind, national mental health database which brings together organisations and charities, large and small, from across the country who offer mental health advice and support, together in one place.

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Do you offer Mental Health support or advice?

No matter how big or small, we want to bring all mental health support together in one place - the Hub of Hope. Register to become part of the UK’s biggest mental health database.

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