We believe anyone affected by mental health issues deserves compassionate and expert support

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We have many diverse projects and services located throughout Scotland. To find out where your nearest service is and how to contact us, click here


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100 Streets Challenge

Choose your route any day in 2019 between 1 April and 10 October (World Mental Health Day) and walk, run or cycle your way around 100 streets in your community to raise mental health awareness for national charity Support in Mind Scotland.



Mental Health UK

Along with our sister charities in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, we are a founder member of Mental Health UK


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people supported each week across our services


years as an independent Scottish charity


hours provided in 1-to-1 support in the past year.

Latest news

  • Support in Mind Scotland: Timeline and Milestones

    Charting some of the significant moments in our charity's history, from John Pringle's letter to The Times in 1970, the formation of the NSF in 1972, NSF (Scotland) in 1984 and the name-change to Support in Mind Scotland in 2010. Read more

  • SiMS proud to be awarded 'Lasting Difference' symbol

    New symbol awarded in recognition to charities who are able to demonstrate they are committed to taking action on organisational sustainability and working to best practice in the field. Read more

Work with us

  • Senior Project Worker - Companas, Alness

    We are looking for a dynamic and creative Senior Project Worker, to lead our Companas Cottage Resource Centre service in Alness. This role involves provision of recovery-focussed and person-centred support to people attending the Centre, through individual and group-based work, as well as leading the Centre team and managing the service. Read more

  • Carers Support Worker, Perth & Kinross

    Support in Mind Scotland (SiMS) is looking for a new Carer Support Worker for Perth and Kinross who will be committed to supporting carers of people with a mental illness. The successful candidate will be interested in building relationships, providing support and be empathic with excellent communication skills. They should also have relevant lived or professional experience of mental health. Read more

  • Community Connector Highlands & Islands Connections Project

    This post is funded through the Aspiring Communities Fund (ACF) with support from European Social Fund and 100% of staff time will be spent on the ACF Highlands and Islands Connections Project. This post is Fixed Term to the end of February 2020. Read more

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