Normalising & Humanising Mental Illness

Everybody in the world has mental health. Everyone.

Yet the fear of being judged 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.

Commando Trail


Would you like to get muddy for Chasing the Stigma? If so why don’t you join for this years Delamere Commando Trail 2018 on July 1st if getting muddy isn't your bag, you can sponsor our team instead.

The event is both a physical and mental challenge but our focus is on team work! Help us to challenge the stigmas of mental health by joining us in the mud bath or by donating to our Mud Squad.

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Latest News

CTS Becomes Member of NSPA

Chasing the Stigma has today been appointed the latest member of the National Suicide Prevention Alliance. The alliance (NSPA) was created in 2013 and brings together public, private, voluntary and community organisations in England who care about suicide prevention and are willing to take action to reduce suicide and support those affected by suicide. Speaking on joining the NSPA, CEO Jake Mills said, "We're delighted to be part of such a forward thinking, proactive alliance of people who are determined to make a difference. At Chasing the Stigma, we firmly believe that suicide is preventable and that the factors which play a significant role in somebody’s decision to end their lives by suicide are treatable. We know that early intervention...

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

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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.