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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

Lynsey

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Maymoonah

Maymoonah

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lauren

Lauren

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Emma

Emma

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Johanne

Johanne

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Carolynn

I pledge to continue fighting mental health discrimination by remaining open about my personal high & lows of living with anxiety, depression and ADHD...And to find the strength & courage to ask for help when I need it.

Captain Chaos

Captain Chaos

I will talk openly about my own lived experience and reach out to others in our drug and alcohol recovery café.

A

A

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Sophie

Sophie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

hectors_house

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jo

Jo

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jo

Jo

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Maretta

Maretta

I am pledging to help because I know the suffering caused by mental health problems, the hidden ones hurt most because sufferers feel so alone and try so hard to cover up their problems often making people feel that they are weird or something.

nicola

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Elizabeth

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Annjo

Annjo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Penelope Wyrd

Penelope Wyrd

Society does not allow people to express anything other than happy; yet we feel a whole spectrum.... Just because one can get stuck in an emotion doesn't mean that a cocktail of pHARMaceutical chemicals will remove those emotions.... We humans should be acknowledged for all about emotions and be allowed to be human.

Rainy

It's not all about me.i give something back to my dear freinds and family,a hug,a smile,and my time,wear would I be without their love and support xx

Maria-Angeli

Maria-Angeli

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Kristine

Kristine

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Michelle

Michelle

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Cici

I will teach the youth around me about mental health, and about how normal it is. I will spend my time raising awareness to erase the stigma associated with mental illness.

Susieqm

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lucy

I will be a better friend to those who need it most. I will make time to talk to them and ask them how they are

Jon

I am a man, I refuse to be a man down.

Claire

We are all different and we all struggle at various times in our lives. Speak up ! You're not alone........

Murray

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

TheAmy_

TheAmy_

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Nick

Nick

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ANNE

ANNE

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Maz

Maz

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

mandi

mandi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ella

ella

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cal

Cal

Mental health is nothing to joke about I understand because the struggle for me happens every day. I will help others to understand the difficulties others experience.

Croxy

I was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder a few years ago, after many years of struggling and feeling like all hope is lost. But all is not lost, the help is there you just have to reach for it.. The road to recovery is long and hard but it IS possible and worth it!!

Debz

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Mel

Mel

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Jen

Jen

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Margaret

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Claire

Diagnosed with depression 15 years ago, wasn't ashamed of it then, not ashamed of it now. Never feel you can't achieve things because you have an illness, whether physical or mental.

Les D'Arcy

Read my blog/Facebook page 'poetry on prescription' to read about my mental health experiences in rhyme

Timmsy

Timmsy

Help with Mental Health especially Bipolar

Catherine

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Vanessa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Nicky

Nicky

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Andrew

Andrew

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Max

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

lex

lex

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Lisa

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cathy

Freely talking about ending the stigma surrounding Mental Health

finella

finella

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Heather

Heather

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Suzanne

Suzanne

I will look out for work colleagues, family and friends and offer my help and support whenever I can.

Lyndsay

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

CAROLYN

CAROLYN

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Dan

Dan

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jonathan

We have great sympathy and empathy when we see people with an illness or impairment which is visible and apparent but mental health illness tends to be the elephant in the room! I will learn more about mental wellbeing, the impact of stress on myself and my team and learn to talk about mental health issues openly and challenge discrimination where I see it.

Jill

Jill

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Amanda

Amanda

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Andrea

Andrea

I am dedicated to supporting the healthy workplace initiative and my particular focus is Mental & Emotional Health. I will support any colleagues with compassion and understanding through mental health issues.

Caroline

Caroline

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Andy

Andy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jennifer

Jennifer

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Bren

Mental health is real and concerns all

sam

sam

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Gibber

Gibber

I hate that everyone is making me feel unwanted, I have anxiety, depression and stress and I am find simple things difficult. I just wish I was back to normal as I have felt like this for 4 years on and off. I will challenge metal health stigma when I see it as someone may stand up for me one day and see the world through my eyes.

Jennie

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Margateblue74

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Hannah

Hannah

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Kelz

Kelz

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Vicky

Vicky

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Fiona

Fiona

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

joniwriter

As a writer, I pledge to help those who are unable to write to share their story about their struggles with depression and mental illness.

Madhavi

Madhavi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Penny

Penny

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Marmalade

Marmalade

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

paul

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kate

Kate

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Andree

Andree

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jessica H

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Marylyn

Marylyn

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lisa

Lisa

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Phil

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kimberley

Kimberley

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Tracy

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Tiffeni

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

jane

jane

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Mark

Mark

I will be the mental health network lead for my office and help people where I can.

Andy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jane

Jane

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Mel

Mel

to keep on being me and being there for those that need me ....

Becky

Becky

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Stephen

I will no longer hide in the shadows, feeling ashamed of my struggles with Depression and PTSD. Time to start being honest...

Richfox

Richfox

I am sharing and its time that Mental Health received the same care as physical health

Debbie

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Miriam

I will ask my mom everyday how she is and how her day went. I will make it a priority to spend a day/night with her at least once a week.

Amy

Amy

It's time we really understood how to love. Compassion makes all the difference.

mark

only by those of us who suffer being open about our illness can we affect change ,so we must be strong and open and honest and answer the age old " how are you" truthfully without shame or fear of reproach only in this way can we educate others.

Natalie

Mental health shouldn't be ignored and put to the back of people minds. It's happening to thousands of people and the sooner people realise it the better. The smallest things can make the biggest difference to someone dealing with mental health, we need to end the stigma.

NikkiGrant

I will share my mental health story to help others understanding mental health issues, I will also challenge mental health stigma and discrimination as best as I can whilst at the same time looking out for those closest to me to support them when required.

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Lynsey

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Maymoonah

Maymoonah

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lauren

Lauren

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Emma

Emma

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Johanne

Johanne

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Carolynn

I pledge to continue fighting mental health discrimination by remaining open about my personal high & lows of living with anxiety, depression and ADHD...And to find the strength & courage to ask for help when I need it.

Captain Chaos

Captain Chaos

I will talk openly about my own lived experience and reach out to others in our drug and alcohol recovery café.

A

A

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Sophie

Sophie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

hectors_house

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jo

Jo

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jo

Jo

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Maretta

Maretta

I am pledging to help because I know the suffering caused by mental health problems, the hidden ones hurt most because sufferers feel so alone and try so hard to cover up their problems often making people feel that they are weird or something.

nicola

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Elizabeth

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Annjo

Annjo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Penelope Wyrd

Penelope Wyrd

Society does not allow people to express anything other than happy; yet we feel a whole spectrum.... Just because one can get stuck in an emotion doesn't mean that a cocktail of pHARMaceutical chemicals will remove those emotions.... We humans should be acknowledged for all about emotions and be allowed to be human.

Rainy

It's not all about me.i give something back to my dear freinds and family,a hug,a smile,and my time,wear would I be without their love and support xx

Maria-Angeli

Maria-Angeli

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Kristine

Kristine

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Michelle

Michelle

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Cici

I will teach the youth around me about mental health, and about how normal it is. I will spend my time raising awareness to erase the stigma associated with mental illness.

Susieqm

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lucy

I will be a better friend to those who need it most. I will make time to talk to them and ask them how they are

Jon

I am a man, I refuse to be a man down.

Claire

We are all different and we all struggle at various times in our lives. Speak up ! You're not alone........

Murray

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

TheAmy_

TheAmy_

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Nick

Nick

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ANNE

ANNE

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Maz

Maz

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

mandi

mandi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ella

ella

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cal

Cal

Mental health is nothing to joke about I understand because the struggle for me happens every day. I will help others to understand the difficulties others experience.

Croxy

I was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder a few years ago, after many years of struggling and feeling like all hope is lost. But all is not lost, the help is there you just have to reach for it.. The road to recovery is long and hard but it IS possible and worth it!!

Debz

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Mel

Mel

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Jen

Jen

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Margaret

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Claire

Diagnosed with depression 15 years ago, wasn't ashamed of it then, not ashamed of it now. Never feel you can't achieve things because you have an illness, whether physical or mental.

Les D'Arcy

Read my blog/Facebook page 'poetry on prescription' to read about my mental health experiences in rhyme

Timmsy

Timmsy

Help with Mental Health especially Bipolar

Catherine

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Vanessa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Nicky

Nicky

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Andrew

Andrew

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Max

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

lex

lex

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Lisa

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cathy

Freely talking about ending the stigma surrounding Mental Health

finella

finella

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Heather

Heather

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Suzanne

Suzanne

I will look out for work colleagues, family and friends and offer my help and support whenever I can.

Lyndsay

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

CAROLYN

CAROLYN

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Dan

Dan

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jonathan

We have great sympathy and empathy when we see people with an illness or impairment which is visible and apparent but mental health illness tends to be the elephant in the room! I will learn more about mental wellbeing, the impact of stress on myself and my team and learn to talk about mental health issues openly and challenge discrimination where I see it.

Jill

Jill

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Amanda

Amanda

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Andrea

Andrea

I am dedicated to supporting the healthy workplace initiative and my particular focus is Mental & Emotional Health. I will support any colleagues with compassion and understanding through mental health issues.

Caroline

Caroline

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Andy

Andy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jennifer

Jennifer

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Bren

Mental health is real and concerns all

sam

sam

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Gibber

Gibber

I hate that everyone is making me feel unwanted, I have anxiety, depression and stress and I am find simple things difficult. I just wish I was back to normal as I have felt like this for 4 years on and off. I will challenge metal health stigma when I see it as someone may stand up for me one day and see the world through my eyes.

Jennie

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Margateblue74

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Hannah

Hannah

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Kelz

Kelz

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Vicky

Vicky

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Fiona

Fiona

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

joniwriter

As a writer, I pledge to help those who are unable to write to share their story about their struggles with depression and mental illness.

Madhavi

Madhavi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Penny

Penny

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Marmalade

Marmalade

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

paul

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kate

Kate

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Andree

Andree

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jessica H

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Marylyn

Marylyn

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lisa

Lisa

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Phil

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kimberley

Kimberley

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Tracy

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Tiffeni

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

jane

jane

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Mark

Mark

I will be the mental health network lead for my office and help people where I can.

Andy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jane

Jane

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Mel

Mel

to keep on being me and being there for those that need me ....

Becky

Becky

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Stephen

I will no longer hide in the shadows, feeling ashamed of my struggles with Depression and PTSD. Time to start being honest...

Richfox

Richfox

I am sharing and its time that Mental Health received the same care as physical health

Debbie

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Miriam

I will ask my mom everyday how she is and how her day went. I will make it a priority to spend a day/night with her at least once a week.

Amy

Amy

It's time we really understood how to love. Compassion makes all the difference.

mark

only by those of us who suffer being open about our illness can we affect change ,so we must be strong and open and honest and answer the age old " how are you" truthfully without shame or fear of reproach only in this way can we educate others.

Natalie

Mental health shouldn't be ignored and put to the back of people minds. It's happening to thousands of people and the sooner people realise it the better. The smallest things can make the biggest difference to someone dealing with mental health, we need to end the stigma.

NikkiGrant

I will share my mental health story to help others understanding mental health issues, I will also challenge mental health stigma and discrimination as best as I can whilst at the same time looking out for those closest to me to support them when required.

Charlotte

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

TheScragglyMan

"...Because the ones who have the power to change and Combat negative stigma, are those who it affects."

We have faced bigger challenges than this, and i pledge to do my part. Peace to all

CJ

CJ

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Wendy

Wendy

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Baileybird

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

cupcake

cupcake

We all need help at some point in our lives, stigma and discrimination should have no place in an equitable society. I will continue to look after and support my family and friends x

Laura

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Anthony

Anthony

Its tough for the sufferers and those close to them, but we can all do more to break the stigma and help people to live with and beat depression.

shazza

shazza

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Delia

Delia

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Charlotte

Charlotte

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

sam

sam

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Annie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Diana

I will encourage people to get involved with Time to Change.

Ang

I will help and understand those who suffer from this illness to the best of my ability. Personally and through my work I will help raise awareness and try to lift the stigma and embarrassment , so that this illness can be perceived and treated like any other illness and sufferers will cease to be discriminated against.

Better Than Gibby

Better Than Gibby

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

QDP

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Claire

Claire

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Daff

Daff

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Sarah

Sarah

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Cohen

I pledge to remain honest & open with my friends about my struggle with GAD & Bipolar Disorder. It is not TMI, it is my story and I am not ashamed. I hope to encourage
others with mental illness to open up & come out of the darkness. We don't need to hide anymore. #FightStigma

Fayeleanne

Fayeleanne

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Brodi-Leigh

Brodi-Leigh

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Ana

Ana

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Uncle Fester

I am Billy & I have been suffering form Anxcity & Pancic attacks for a few years now. I find speaking to people about it helps me a lot & i try to help them understand how I feel when I have an episode.

Ironside

Ironside

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Julie

Julie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Sheryl

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Mary

Mary

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

michelle

michelle

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jane

Jane

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

ELIZ

ELIZ

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

paulio

paulio

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Bridget

Bridget

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Martin

I will share links to the MH pages with the Safety Comms Champions' network

Lisa

Lisa

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Carole

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Leo

Leo

No one should be discriminated against because of their mental health - one in four people in the UK will face a mental health issue in their lifetime!

Margaret

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Ishy

And colleagues

Greg

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Rusty

Rusty

I will support friends and talk about what it feels like to have a mental illness.

bryanie

bryanie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Sarah

Sarah

No one should feel alone. It doesn't matter if people SAY they are there for you, they need to SHOW it!

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