SiMS-led Distress programme extended to 16 and 17-year-olds in Inverness

Pioneering DBI project will now help younger age group who present to emergency services and primary care in distress or emotional pain Read more

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

Fundraisers get on their bikes for SiMS

Pedal power has been the name of the game for our fundraisers in recent weeks, with a spate of two-wheeled adventures raising vital funds for Support in Mind Scotland. Read more

Poetry book launch marks two years at Munches Street

The Insects' Picnic was launched in June to mark the second anniversary of the Life Skills project's move to Support in Mind Scotland's Munches Street base in Dumfries Read more

Scottish Government pledges £50,000 to Rural Forum

Speaking at the Royal Highland Show, Minister for Mental Health Clare Haughey has announced the continuation of funding for the National Rural Mental Health Forum, run by Support in Mind Scotland Read more

Laura Reid named Charity Champion at Scottish Charity Awards

Inspirational work of SiMS supporter Laura Reid is recognised with prestigious honour at 2019 Scottish Charity Awards Read more

SiMS makes mental health connections in Mull

Local organisations attend launch of Highlands and Islands Connections project in Tobermory, as SiMS pilots innovative new community approach to mental health awareness Read more

'Otherness Garden' highlights green shoots of recovery

Mental illness highlighted at Gardening Scotland event, in collaboration between Support in Mind Scotland, garden designer Tom Angel, Greenspace Landscapes and urbanpods Read more

Prestigious GSK IMPACT Award recognises SiMS’ work

Coveted GSK IMPACT Award recognises team effort of Support in Mind Scotland's staff, supporters and people who access our services. Read more

SiMS Stewartry Service Shifts To Station Yard

After ten years at our premises on King Street, our Stewartry service in Castle Douglas has relocated to a new premises in Station Yard Industrial Estate Oakwell Road. Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

13 - 19 May 2019 is Mental Health Awareness Week. We want to use the week to raise awareness of Mental Health issues and to let everyone know that it's okay to talk about mental health.. and it's okay not to be okay. Read more

Lamb-azing Grace! Sheep flock to model SIMS tartan

Support in Mind Scotland and Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre add an unusual tinge of tartan to Mental Health Awareness Week - thanks to April the sheep and her lamb Ewan. Read more

National Rural Mental Health Forum welcomes 100th organisation

Coxydene Farm Feeds becomes 100th member of burgeoning Rural Forum, and will mark the occasion with 100km sponsored walk during Mental Health Awareness Week. Read more

SiMS among finalists in the 2019 Scottish Charity Awards

Support in Mind Scotland supporter Laura Reid, from Dunfermline, is short-listed in Charity Champion category for 2019 Scottish Charity Awards. Vote for her now! Read more

Digby Brown's new partnership with Fife Service starts in style

Kirkcaldy office of Digby Brown help raise more than £500 for Support in Mind Scotland's Fife Service from Quiz Night in Kirkcaldy Rugby Club Read more

Our Hero! Gordon completes daunting Dinnie Stones lift

Strongman Gordon Ingram lifts the world-famous Dinnie Stones at Potarch and raises more than £1,200 for Support in Mind Scotland Read more

Exclusive: writer plans sequel to Takin' Over The Asylum

25 years after BAFTA-winning BBC comedy drama hit our screens and launched the career of David Tennant, writer Donna Franceschild visits Support in Mind Scotland's Stafford Centre and reveals plans for a follow-up Read more