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


The Chasing the Stigma team have completed the Delamere commando mud run, with all funds going to Chasing the Stigma. The race might be over but donations are still welcome for as long as it takes the team to get the mud out of their ears!

Follow the link to donate direct to the team's page.

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Join us at The Alchemist's Breakfast Social

On Tuesday 21 August, our CEO, Jake Mills will be attending The Alchemist's Breakfast Social at the mixology masters' Brunswick Street venue. The event is designed to get people from Liverpool's business community out, talking and networking over a delicious breakfast. We couldn't think of a better place for Jake to share Chasing the Stigma's message - everyone in the world has mental health and we shouldn't be embarrassed or afraid to talk about it. This applies to the business world too, whether your a CEO or a cleaner. Sharing His Story In a brief talk, Jake will share his journey and battle with depression and how it led him to set up Chasing the Stigma, which recently announced a...

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.