Live stream Game-A-Thon returns to Dumfries

Support in Mind Scotland is proud to be involved in annual Festival celebrating links between gaming and gaming culture and mental health and wellbeing Read more

Scottish Veterans Fund commits two years funding to Support in Mind Scotland

£18,000 additional funding from Scottish Government will allow SIMS' Stafford Centre-based project to support veterans until 2023 Read more

Colin Murchie: a tribute to former SiMS trustee

Popular Inverness-based member was a dedicated supporter of mental health organisations, including Support in Mind Scotland, for past decade Read more

New report highlights importance of early intervention for people with psychosis

Reports from Healthcare Improvement Scotland and SiMS highlight how EIP services can provide better and more effective care to people affected by psychosis, their carers and families Read more

100 Streets Challenge 2021 Launches TODAY!

Today we launch 2021's 100 Streets Challenge® – our main fundraising challenge created in 2016 which remains absolutely FREE to take part in. Read more

COVID-19 Vaccine - Unpaid carers are encouraged to register for their vaccine

People who provide vital face-to-face care and support for others who haven’t already been given an appointment are now being invited to self-register for the COVID-19 vaccine. Read more

Praise in Parliament for Support in Mind Scotland's Stewartry team

Emma Harper MSP tables a motion congratulating staff and service users from our Castle Douglas-based service on their enterprising work during Covid-19 pandemic Read more

Mental Health top of political agenda at Rural Forum Parliamentary election hustings

Online event hailed 'informative, inspiring, thought-provoking' after generating important conversation on mental health in rural Scotland Read more

Older People and Mental ill-health: Time to address some basic inequalities

Moving blog by Donald Macaskill highlights the challenges and gaps in mental health support facing people over the age of 65 who are living with mental illness Read more

Scottish Parliament Election Manifesto 2021 - Promote, Prevent, Provide

We are proud to support the new Manifesto launched by Scotland's Mental Health Partnership, representing SiMS and 16 other organisations from across the mental health sector. Read more

Run for SiMS at the virtual 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon

Support in Mind Scotland runners in line to join world's first 100,000-person marathon on 3 October, 2021 Read more

Pandemic affects mental health of 93% living in marginalised rural communities

Marginalised Rural Comminities Report, commissioned by Support in Mind Scotland and the National Rural Mental Health Forum, focuses specifically on LGBT+ people, young carers and refugees and asylum seekers. Read more

Support in Mind Scotland join forces with Scottish ClubSport in exciting new partnership

Support in Mind Scotland have joined forces with Scottish ClubSport in an exciting new partnership aimed at promoting mental health and physical health. Read more

SIMS and Mental Mechanics share common goal

Mental health partnership with football team formed in memory of pal lost to suicide is helping young players to open up about their feelings and emotions Read more

Young adults the loneliest in rural Scotland during Covid

RuralCovidLife survey highlights the psychological, social and financial effects of the Covid-19 restrictions on people living in rural areas Read more

Calling all SiMS Members: Have Your Say in our 2021 Survey

Please help inform our work and priorities by taking a couple of minutes to complete Support in Mind Scotland's 2021 Members' Survey Read more

Christmas Raffle Update

You may have noticed we’ve not been promoting our annual Grand Christmas Raffle. Sadly, we’ve taken the decision not to have one in 2020. Read more

Gatehouse grateful for share of £15m Co-op support for good causes

Local Community Fund and generosity shown by Co-op members over the past 12 months raises £3,868 for garden project at our Sutherland service in Golspie Read more

SiMS delighted with £4000 activpayroll donation

Colleagues brush off disappointment of cancelled events to find new ways of raising a total of £16,000 for their chosen charities - Support in Mind Scotland, Maggie's, Friends of Anchor and Charlie House Read more