News and Comment

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

Carers Week 2017
12th Jun 2017
Carers Week takes place from Monday June 12 to Sunday June 18 2017, and is a UK-wide initiative to recognise the contribution carers make. It is estimated that 1.5 million people c...
SING4SANE Big Sing: Raising awareness of mental health at Waterloo
31st May 2017
On Saturday 3 June, a public group of singers will descend on Waterloo Railway Station concourse to raise the roof on awareness of mental health stigmas and the importance of mind ...
SANE responds to investigation into deaths at the Linden Centre in Essex
22nd May 2017
Police are investigating a series of deaths at the Linden Centre mental health unit in Essex which has been repeatedly criticised over the handling of patient safety. On Frida...
Star fundraiser Philip Marsden raises over £6,500 for SANE
16th May 2017
A huge thank you and well done to Philip Marsden on fundraising an amazing £6,500 for SANE. Philip took part in the Thames Path 100 Miles Challenge in April, and came aw...
SANE's highlights from Mental Health Awareness Week
15th May 2017
Mental Health Awareness Week and its hashtag #MHAW17 trended on Twitter in the UK, as thousands of people discussed emotional wellbeing in homes, offices and classro...
SANE responds to Theresa May's election pledge on mental health
08th May 2017
Theresa May has unveiled plans to change mental health legislation and services in an election pledge. If the Conservatives win the general election on June 8, the party has a...