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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

Livvy

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

Shin

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

Traci

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

Lhar

I will let myself enjoy life - have a good conversation with good people, bring out the positives in life, concentrate on understanding myself. I want to encourage not just other people but also myself, to speak up and don't be afraid. I want a change so I pledge to have a good start today.

Lou

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

Mel

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

Deborah

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

Zee

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

Lisa

I have first hand experience of mental illness, I came out of addiction and learn to live with depression. I work with young adults who have mental health issues. We all have a story and I'll tell you mine if you want to share yours that's your choice

Tami

This year I survived suicide and found my true self, now I'm stuck with a mental health label but I don't think mental health should be a label, it's just a chapter in some people's story's. mental health is part of some people it does not define them as a human it simply changes there perception of life slightly.

dja

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

Craigo

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

Janet

I pledge to continue to share my story, support my friends and family and never descriminate.

niks

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

alexaminio

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

Neil

I will be non-judgemental; listen carefully; sympathise; and offer support to people who have a mental health problem.

Mac

In the darkest of times its vital to know that you are not alone and you can survive. I received that help from a friend and owe that debt and wish to pass it on to anyone else that needs it

Leanne

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

Scott

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

Frankie

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

Dan

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

John Alzheimer's

Ayy ayy ayy, stop stigma rn or face me biaaach

Sarasvaathey

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

Louise

I will not be afraid to tell people that I suffer from mental ill health.

Author878

I hate being labelled mental, stupid, dumb and crazy by ignorant people who have no real understanding of mental health and why people feel low! Rather than motivating they make people feel worse or abandon them and this judgemental ignorance needs to stop right now!

Shelly

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

Misty

I will always support and be there for anyone at there time of need no one should be treated differently because of a mental health issues

Harriet

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

Tella

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

Roger

I will always be confident to expect the unexpected, If some people I meet are in a forest of difficulties, I would hope to help them navigate out, in any way I can. People who have difficulties with their mental health are often great contributors with very good ideas. The cruel world has to be tenderised to protect precious people.

Bluedaisyxx

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

kel123

i'm here to understand and relate my story of my journey to your strong of your journey together we can beat this #mentalhealthwarrior#

Christian

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

Maddy

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

@sgtsad

I used to be two people, the depressed me and the public me. Now I am just me and despite the fact that I still experience negative attitudes that wont change.

Kevo

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

Lee

I will be supportive to anybody that needs somebody to talk to. I want to end the stigma of mental health, having mental health issues doesn't make you a bad person, if anything, it makes you more compassionate!

BritBrit

I Bridget Harkins pledge to take a stand against mental illness and will do all I can to help because there are many people who struggle especially me but I can help

Priscilla

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

Jordon

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

Moo

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

Kiya

I pledge to end the stigma against families and persons suffering with mental health. #Just because you cant see it, does not make it real#. STOP THE STIGMA!!!

Kiya

I pledge to end the stigma against families and persons suffering with mental health. #Just because you cant see it, does not make it real#. STOP THE STIGMA!!!

Hotcat

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

Craig

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

Adam S

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

Carebearmum

After many years in the mental Heath system I hope that I can tell my story to anyone that that wants to hear it or be a listening ear to anyone who needs it

Sam

I will keep spreading the word and help people to have a better understanding of mental health. The more we understand, the more tolerant we become.

Rachel

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

Sam

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

Bill

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

Cal

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

Kim

Been suffering from multiple mental health problems (not properly diagnosed yet but I hope doctors will soon) and not many people understand how to identify and support friends and family who have mental health problems and normally see some people make fun of people who are suffering with mental health issues, and I want to stop people in there tracks and tell them they are wrong!

Wol

I will not judge my loved ones or others and I shall be there to listen and love when they need me. I will look after myself too, so I can be as effective a support as I can.

Jackie

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

prof premraj

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

Calista

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

TayTay

I pledge to listen to others when they are struggling and to share my journey and be as open to beat the stigma

Mike

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

Anna

I will pledge to never shy away from reaching out to anyone I know who seems to be struggling. Always be there for them to help keep their head above water, lend an ear to talk to, a shoulder to cry on and arms to hold them

G

I will also try make an effort to go see family who live far from me

Bornshy Violet

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

Cornzy

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

Ali

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

River

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

Pauline

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

John

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

Jez

I will recognise others sat lonely and desperate in their corner. I will pull up a stool and sit with them. I will smile with those that brave the outside, as I will equally with those who brave their solitude.

Matt

Just because I'm smiling, doesn't mean I'm happy, just because you're crying doesn't make you weak, let's change perceptions and make it normal, of mental health to speak!!

garthy

We need more people to help people like me . I suffer from depression low mood disorder and fibromyalgia everyday is a struggle some days I wish I could just end it all but I carry on its hard for me but I manage please recognise these problems and HELP thankyou.

Kays

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

Ben

I will share my story, help and motivate other to not hide and feel scared about the issue. Talking is the first, but biggest step to take. Together we can help!

Laura

Just because someone is smiling doesn't always mean they are happy, it means they are just strong enough to smile through it for today. People can't change how they feel so help them through it.

chloe

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

Becki

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

Lis

I won't stop supporting my family who deal with mental health issues every day, I'm always here for you***

FukoLion

If you can hear me now, I'm reaching out to let you know that you're not alone.

Tony

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

Juan

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

Karen

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

Baldygreybeard

I will go out of my way to end the stigma attached to mental health. I was a soldier, a rugby player, I stand six feet tall and weigh 17 stone, I have so many tattoos I've lost count, I'm not afraid to tell anyone that I suffer with mental health issues. I've learnt that talking is the best therapy.

Stephen

I'm here for you when you need me

James

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

Driv

I will always be there when someone needs me. I will do my best to change the mind of the ones who think that a mental illness is the only thing that defines a person. I will fight for government funds so the ones that can not pay for their treatment, they can have it.

Emma

I understand the difficulties one faces when battling a mental illness, and will do all that I can to help those face it, and challenge those who discriminate against it.

Giraffe

I will become the next hokage

Beth

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

Beth

I pledge to help stop the stigma and share my story just to try and give those in a similar situation a bit of hope, make them not as scared to reach out for help and I will try and support people with mental health as best as I can.

kb

To help others by being honest about my own mental health. Also to help others as people have helped me.

Andreea

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

Mickey

As a trainer and a writer I will try to reduce the stigma that people with mental illness face.

Francesca

I am a survivor and battle with a illness everyday, criticism and discrimination follow my illness. My illness is not who I am, it's a part of me, I am an individual with an added personality

Beth

I will remember that I am worth it, and remind you, so are you!

Simone

I will always be that person that sits in the corner of others that need support. I act because I care and won't ever not. We should never define someone by their illness, we're all human.

Ali

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

krystu

my pledge is that I need to stop getting new boyfriends every week!!!

Sera

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

Shane

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

Alix

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

Steve

Just want people to understand how it is and not let people feel lost like you can

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