Time to Change was a social movement working to improve the way we all think and act about mental health problems. We achieved this through our work in communities, workplaces and schools, along with our national social marketing and communications campaigns.

Our latest impact report

Read our impact report to see how public attitudes and behaviour towards people with mental health problems have changed during the 2016-2021 phase of Time to Change. 

This includes:

  • 1.2 million people with improved attitudes since our 2016/17 baseline, and 5.3 million since Time to Change began
  • Real change in the discrimination reported by people with lived experience, with discrimination in employment falling by a quarter (25%) and that in social life by a third (32%) since 2016
  • Each year, six or seven out of every ten Champions with lived experience who worked with Time to Change felt more confident to tackle mental health stigma and discrimination as a result.

Click to read Impact report 2016/2021

How we made an impact

Celebrating our impact

Watch members of our social movement reflect on our achievements, and the impact that the campaign had on them.

On 25 March 2021 we held an online celebration event to mark the end of the programme.

Watch the recording of the event >