News And Comment

Listed below is mental health comment SANE has published in the last 18 months. Please refer to the media centre archive for additional material.

James Arthur becomes Ambassador for SANE
28th Sep 2016
Leading mental health charity SANE has announced X Factor star James Arthur as its new Ambassador. His first project will be to launch SANE’s latest campaign, which uses soci...
Singer Melissa James on the lookout for volunteers to sing for SANE
28th Jul 2016
Melissa James, an up-and-coming London-based singer, is looking for volunteers to take part in her new initiative, the SING4SANE Big Sing. She’s hoping to recruit dozens of p...
New study on research within the mental health charity sector
14th Jul 2016
Giving Evidence have released a new study detailing how charities access and use evidence to inform the services they provide. ‘An Exploration of the Evidence System of UK Me...
'Lads for SANE' take 147,600 steps in one day to help others take one positive step towards better mental health
07th Jul 2016
‘Lads for SANE’, a team of three long-time friends, completed an incredible feat of running 70 miles and climbing 14,000 feet  in one day  to raise over &poun...
Antidepressant prescriptions increased by more than any other drug in 2015, says study
05th Jul 2016
Prescriptions for antidepressants increased by more than any other drug in 2015, according to a new report released by HSCIC. In 2015, there were 61.0 million antidepressant items ...