There are lots of actions you can take to change attitudes in your local area. These include forming a Champions Group or a Hub in your city or region. The information and resources should help you get started.
Working with schools & young people
Share resources with schools and youth professionals, including short activities, assemblies, videos, blogs, and toolkits and guides for running campaigns and working with young leaders groups.
Guide: Setting up a network of local school leaders
Find out how you can tap into local schools mental health networks, or create your own, so schools and young sector organisations can share knowledge on what works locally.
Training: Teachers and youth professionals
Find out about Time to Change training for teachers and youth professionals, which helps them lead campaign work within your local area. Contact the Time to Change Children and Young People team for more.
Working with employers
Workplaces can get involved with our movement by taking the Time to Change Employer Pledge, a commitment to change the way mental health is treated in your workplace. Once an organisation signs the pledge, they can:
Campaigning in the community
Toolkit: Social contact for groups and organisations
For groups and organisations who are interested in running a project to break down stigma and discrimination by improving people’s attitudes and behaviour towards those of us who experience mental health problems.
Toolkit: Funding social contact projects
For grant-making bodies and charitable trusts that are interested in supporting projects that break down mental health stigma and discrimination.
Videos: Training volunteers for mental health events
Train volunteers with experience of mental health problems to start conversations about mental health at an event you’re organising.
Support the campaign locally
Downloads: Campaign materials and logos
Download materials, from posters, tip cards and logos to digital graphics, online adverts, screensavers and email signatures. Materials are suitable for self printing or professional printing, and a handful are editable.
Videos: Campaign films on YouTube
Share campaign films from the Time to Change YouTube channel.
Guide: Time to Change brand guidelines
Find out more about the Time to Change brand and how to reproduce it
Time to Change Contacts
Download this document to find contact details for Time to Change staff.
Please note: due to the capacity of Time to Change project teams, we are unfortunately only able to provide in-depth support to funded Hubs.
This means that first contact points for funded and organic Hubs will vary.
In the first instance, Organic Hubs should generally contact the Network Support Team.