News and Comment

Listed below is mental health comment SANE has published in the last 18 months. 

DWP must 'reverse cruel effects' of PIP changes, says SANE
21st Dec 2017
The High Court has today ruled changes to personal independence payment this year were "blatantly discriminatory" against people with mental health problems. Marjorie Wallace, chie...
SANE Santa Fun Run
19th Dec 2017
We were lucky to have our wonderful Santas run for SANE and they really got into the festive spirit! On 3rd December, the Santa Fun Run took place in Victoria Park. Our runners wer...
Someone to talk to at Christmas
15th Dec 2017
The holiday season can be an occasion for companionship and enjoyment, but it can also be a distressing time of the year for many people living with mental illness. That’s wh...
Q&A with James Kermack, director of Hi-Lo Joe
23rd Nov 2017
SANE is supporting the release of Hi-Lo Joe, a new film depicting one man's journey through depression. We spoke to director James Kermack prior to the film's release on 24th Novem...
Father and Daughter Race
21st Nov 2017
Father and daughter run for SANE and raise over £1000, exceeding their target! On 15th October, Beth and her dad ran their first half marathon together, the Leicester Maratho...
Mason Noise joins pupils from Eastbury Community School to welcome return of Elvis, the Black Dog
10th Nov 2017
SANE ambassador Mason Noise joined pupils from Eastbury Community School to welcome back a very special four-legged guest. Elvis, a 3ft fibreglass sculpture who is part of SANE&rsq...