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Kate

1 post a week on all my active forms of social media to raise awareness of mental health in the UK. It's #timetochange

Kaley

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

Electra

Electra

I will volunteer at a local event to raise awareness of mental health.

Adam

Adam

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

LittleSweeto

I pledge to stay in touch with my friends and the people around me to make sure they're okay, I will do everything I can to help the people I love with mental illness, even if they're just sad or feeling lonely, I will help them so they can wake up everyday and not think negative. So they can smile and have it be real. So they can enjoy life like its meant to be enjoyed... ♥️✌️

Caitie

I pledge to always be there for anyone that comes into my life no matter how close we are. I pledge to always be the person that anyone can talk to or vent to without any judgement. I pledge to always be there.

Daizie

Daizie

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

Michael

Michael

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

Stacey

Stacey

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

Aid

Aid

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

Michelle

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

Fatima

I will fight so people understand how hard living with a mental desease is. I didnt choose to be like this and it would be great if other would al least try to understand and dont call me a f*ckig psycho. Im not crazy and everyday I fight with myself. I just want this to end. Please help. This is no joke.

Francesca

Francesca

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

Cat

Cat

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

Luke

Men's Minds Matter pledges to make time to help change mental health stigma and support people towards finding help and support

Sophie

Sophie

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

Vanda

Vanda

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

diane

diane

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

Rachel

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it; I will then educate them on the facts with a hope to make them see it from a different perspective.

Hannah

Hannah

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

Mariyah

Mariyah

Maybe share my story when i feel like i wont be ridiculed or embarrassed

Akiva

Akiva

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

Sand

Sand

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

Ela

Ela

I too was ignorant and held prejudiced views about people with mental health , till my son had his first psychotic attack. Seeing him struggle to recover whilst facing ignorance & stigma makes me determined to positively challenge mental health stigma and discrimination! I wish someone had done the same to me.

Freyakaidensmummy

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

Tor'xx

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

Anna

Anna

Rip to my gorgeous dad and Grandad to my beautiful children.
Who sadly could not see any other way.
Be open, be honest and reach out as you never have to be alone, fight the fight.

Simon

Simon

nomatter what your struggle may be, you are no less wonderful and you are certainly not alone, perhaps just a little more honest with yourself than most in this modern world of icons and scrutiny. keep faith...

Jacob

Jacob

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

Angel

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

Jess

I will be Honset about my depression

Helen

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

Jess

Jess

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

chiggins

chiggins

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

Matt

We have to talk about this, Mental Health effects all of us... whether we know it or not. Mental health is more important than physical health.

Clo

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

Mark

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

Claire

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

Walnut

Nurses are safe, doctors are cool, and YOU, my old fruity.... are BUFF!

Don't stop shining.

g

Billie im thinking of you!

Evey

Evey

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

Alex

Alex

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

Catherine

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

Gabbie

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

Isla

Isla

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

Lucy-Anne

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

Lara

Lara

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

Allyrara

Allyrara

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

Adele

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

Saldowg

Saldowg

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

Godfather

Godfather

When I was younger it was always, 'grow up' or 'stop whingeing' or 'what the hell have you got to be depressed about?' or worst of all, 'man up.'

We've come a long way since then but we've still got a long way to go.

Bree

Bree

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

Andy G

Andy G

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

nonicknamejen

I will always continue to fight for the end of stigma in mental health. Having a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder has shown me just how stigmatised you can feel on a regular basis. It's as simple as showing a little bit of compassion and can be ended. I will also pledge to do anything and everything in my power to aid people with mental health problems in general.

Mumoftwins

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

Hadi

Hadi

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

Jones

Jones

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

Bethany

I will make it clear to people that I know that mental illness is not a choice, it is a medical condition that affects men and women in their day to day life. I will tell my story without humiliation because having a mental illness and taking medication for it is nothing to be ashamed of.

Moma Cole

Moma Cole

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

Val

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

Sandy

Sandy

I will help to end mental health discrimination by sharing my own experience with others, promoting greater awareness, understanding, and tolerance of mental health issues, and to support people around me.

Caroline

To support, empathise, be non-judgemental and share the joy of coming to terms with my own mental health trauma

Rohaise

Rohaise

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

lockzy

lockzy

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

Twiggy

I unfortunately live and have lived with an illness for over 10 years. But i feel if there wasn't as much stigma and judgement towards it and treated as a taboo, i may have coped a lot better. End the stigma, your friend or family member could have it. We are not the illness, stop defining people with it!

Natalie

Natalie

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

Charlotte

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

Dan

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

Lisa

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

Sam

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

ChelseaHuggable

I pledge to better myself day by day. Even if I fall down, I can and will get back up.

Nellie

Nellie

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

sharon

sharon

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

Caitlin

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

Caz

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

Laura-Jane

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

Shane

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

TiaJade

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

Shontai

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

Chloe

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

'Mel

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

lucy

I pledge that no one going through mental illness that I know will ever be turned away from me xx

Aimz

Aimz

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

Shell

I will help reduce the stigma of Post Natal Depression by sharing my experiences with others.

Alison

Alison

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

Lisa

Lisa

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

Chantelle

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

Whacko

I will try to change sorted 'normal' peoples attitude to poor mental health. It's not a yuppy new age self indulgence. It's real

buzby

buzby

i suffer wiv bpd severe anxiety ,depression ,and i would like to help and talk to ppl who are in the same situation and knows what its like .

Jen

I will try and educate people about mental illness and help to end stigma.

Lorn

Lorn

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

Terry

Terry

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

Max

Max

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

MrsP@Danum Academy

MrsP@Danum Academy

I will work in my school to raise awareness about mental health and how it affects young people

Moose

Hello Friend!!!
Let's be friends!!!
Moose

Loulabelle

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

Ambziee

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

Judge

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

Charlie

I've suffered most my life with various mental health conditions the most crippling thing about it is the lack of understanding the general public has, I embrace my diagnoses of bpd, anxiety and OCD, and hope others can, without the stigma I've suffered for years, it's time to change, just because you can't see mental illness doesn't mean it's not effecting us as much as someone as a physical disability does! Please support and help end discrimination!

Amanda

Amanda

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

Samantha

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

Yen

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

Robert

I will keep up with friends and conversate with them when I notice any signs of distress

Guillaume

Home is where the heart is

ape88

I've had Depression for six years now, and I'm still not giving up untill the day I can say I'm happy and at peace.

Tiff

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

Maisie

I will support and care for individuals in my workplace who are living with a mental condition

Katy

Katy

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

Kerry

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

Alexandra

Alexandra

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

Graham

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

Tom

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

lea

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

wendy

wendy

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

vicky4987

vicky4987

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

Val

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

Emma

Emma

I pledge, to be a shoulder to cry on whenever anybody needs it.

emmy

emmy

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

Kris

Kris

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

katie

katie

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

Quirky

Quirky

I will share my thoughts about mental health and challenge others when they say people with a mental illness are weak.

Brainy

Brainy

It really is time to change the stigma in mental health. See the person not the illness

Ian

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

Dee Dee

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

Mark

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

Karen

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

Lily

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

Cathrine

Cathrine

Living with a mental disorder can be a challenge - I'm diagnosed with Bipolar I and Social Anxiety - but I actually feel blessed, because my diagnosis has provided me with empathy, self-awareness, and the ability to really appreciate the small things in life. My hope for the future, is to end the stigma...

Stacie

Stacie

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

Craig

Craig

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

Heather

Never judge...

Sarah

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

katemate

I won't let people treat me differently because of mental health issues. I won't let people be negative with me because they aren't worth it!

Harriet

I pledge to always look at the person not their condition.

Amanda

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

Toddie21

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

Chelsea

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

Gem

Gem

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

Elizabeth

I will continue to speak in public forums and private to help end the stigma of mental illness

Claire

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

Chris

Chris

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

Fran

Fran

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

Humpy

Humpy

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

Beccie

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

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Kate

1 post a week on all my active forms of social media to raise awareness of mental health in the UK. It's #timetochange

Kaley

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

Electra

Electra

I will volunteer at a local event to raise awareness of mental health.

Adam

Adam

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

LittleSweeto

I pledge to stay in touch with my friends and the people around me to make sure they're okay, I will do everything I can to help the people I love with mental illness, even if they're just sad or feeling lonely, I will help them so they can wake up everyday and not think negative. So they can smile and have it be real. So they can enjoy life like its meant to be enjoyed... ♥️✌️

Caitie

I pledge to always be there for anyone that comes into my life no matter how close we are. I pledge to always be the person that anyone can talk to or vent to without any judgement. I pledge to always be there.

Daizie

Daizie

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

Michael

Michael

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

Stacey

Stacey

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

Aid

Aid

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

Michelle

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

Fatima

I will fight so people understand how hard living with a mental desease is. I didnt choose to be like this and it would be great if other would al least try to understand and dont call me a f*ckig psycho. Im not crazy and everyday I fight with myself. I just want this to end. Please help. This is no joke.

Francesca

Francesca

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

Cat

Cat

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

Luke

Men's Minds Matter pledges to make time to help change mental health stigma and support people towards finding help and support

Sophie

Sophie

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

Vanda

Vanda

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

diane

diane

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

Rachel

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it; I will then educate them on the facts with a hope to make them see it from a different perspective.

Hannah

Hannah

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

Mariyah

Mariyah

Maybe share my story when i feel like i wont be ridiculed or embarrassed

Akiva

Akiva

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

Sand

Sand

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

Ela

Ela

I too was ignorant and held prejudiced views about people with mental health , till my son had his first psychotic attack. Seeing him struggle to recover whilst facing ignorance & stigma makes me determined to positively challenge mental health stigma and discrimination! I wish someone had done the same to me.

Freyakaidensmummy

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

Tor'xx

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

Anna

Anna

Rip to my gorgeous dad and Grandad to my beautiful children.
Who sadly could not see any other way.
Be open, be honest and reach out as you never have to be alone, fight the fight.

Simon

Simon

nomatter what your struggle may be, you are no less wonderful and you are certainly not alone, perhaps just a little more honest with yourself than most in this modern world of icons and scrutiny. keep faith...

Jacob

Jacob

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

Angel

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

Jess

I will be Honset about my depression

Helen

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

Jess

Jess

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

chiggins

chiggins

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

Matt

We have to talk about this, Mental Health effects all of us... whether we know it or not. Mental health is more important than physical health.

Clo

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

Mark

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

Claire

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

Walnut

Nurses are safe, doctors are cool, and YOU, my old fruity.... are BUFF!

Don't stop shining.

g

Billie im thinking of you!

Evey

Evey

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

Alex

Alex

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

Catherine

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

Gabbie

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

Isla

Isla

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

Lucy-Anne

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

Lara

Lara

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

Allyrara

Allyrara

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

Adele

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

Saldowg

Saldowg

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

Godfather

Godfather

When I was younger it was always, 'grow up' or 'stop whingeing' or 'what the hell have you got to be depressed about?' or worst of all, 'man up.'

We've come a long way since then but we've still got a long way to go.

Bree

Bree

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

Andy G

Andy G

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

nonicknamejen

I will always continue to fight for the end of stigma in mental health. Having a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder has shown me just how stigmatised you can feel on a regular basis. It's as simple as showing a little bit of compassion and can be ended. I will also pledge to do anything and everything in my power to aid people with mental health problems in general.

Mumoftwins

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

Hadi

Hadi

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

Jones

Jones

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

Bethany

I will make it clear to people that I know that mental illness is not a choice, it is a medical condition that affects men and women in their day to day life. I will tell my story without humiliation because having a mental illness and taking medication for it is nothing to be ashamed of.

Moma Cole

Moma Cole

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

Val

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

Sandy

Sandy

I will help to end mental health discrimination by sharing my own experience with others, promoting greater awareness, understanding, and tolerance of mental health issues, and to support people around me.

Caroline

To support, empathise, be non-judgemental and share the joy of coming to terms with my own mental health trauma

Rohaise

Rohaise

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

lockzy

lockzy

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

Twiggy

I unfortunately live and have lived with an illness for over 10 years. But i feel if there wasn't as much stigma and judgement towards it and treated as a taboo, i may have coped a lot better. End the stigma, your friend or family member could have it. We are not the illness, stop defining people with it!

Natalie

Natalie

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

Charlotte

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

Dan

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

Lisa

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

Sam

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

ChelseaHuggable

I pledge to better myself day by day. Even if I fall down, I can and will get back up.

Nellie

Nellie

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

sharon

sharon

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

Caitlin

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

Caz

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

Laura-Jane

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

Shane

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

TiaJade

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

Shontai

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

Chloe

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

'Mel

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

lucy

I pledge that no one going through mental illness that I know will ever be turned away from me xx

Aimz

Aimz

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

Shell

I will help reduce the stigma of Post Natal Depression by sharing my experiences with others.

Alison

Alison

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

Lisa

Lisa

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

Chantelle

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

Whacko

I will try to change sorted 'normal' peoples attitude to poor mental health. It's not a yuppy new age self indulgence. It's real

buzby

buzby

i suffer wiv bpd severe anxiety ,depression ,and i would like to help and talk to ppl who are in the same situation and knows what its like .

Jen

I will try and educate people about mental illness and help to end stigma.

Lorn

Lorn

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

Terry

Terry

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

Max

Max

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

MrsP@Danum Academy

MrsP@Danum Academy

I will work in my school to raise awareness about mental health and how it affects young people

Moose

Hello Friend!!!
Let's be friends!!!
Moose

Loulabelle

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

Ambziee

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

Judge

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

Charlie

I've suffered most my life with various mental health conditions the most crippling thing about it is the lack of understanding the general public has, I embrace my diagnoses of bpd, anxiety and OCD, and hope others can, without the stigma I've suffered for years, it's time to change, just because you can't see mental illness doesn't mean it's not effecting us as much as someone as a physical disability does! Please support and help end discrimination!

Amanda

Amanda

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

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