Jenny Hastings & co 100 Streets Challenge 2019

SiMS ambassador Jenny Hastings organised a group 100 Streets Challenge for the fourth year in a row on 6 October. Read more

World Mental Health Day 2019

World Mental Health Day was first celebrated on October 10, 1992, and is celebrated annually on that day. Read more

Hooray for Holywood! Trust makes generous grant to CU Thru project

Kind donation of £2,250 will help fund activities and trips for young people accessing Support in Mind Scotland's project in Dumfries & Galloway Read more

SiMS 1 of 10 charities to benefit from Charity Single

Mark Mcghee from Perthshire has created an amazing charity single called Time2Talk to help break stigma surrounding mental health and suicide, and all proceeds will go to good causes. Read more

A modern new look for our One In A Hundred children's booklet

First printed by Support in Mind Scotland in 2001, our popular One in A Hundred booklet for young children, has been given a colourful refresh. Read more

The day Rebus rocked up at our radio station!

Best-selling author Ian Rankin visits Support in Mind Scotland's Edinburgh service for a guest DJ slot on Radio Stafford 103 and talks about mental health, his books, his roots, and Inspector Rebus's playlist Read more

SiMS Joins New Group to Help Prevent Suicide

SiMS will be part of a new group that will recruit a panel of people who have been affected by suicide, in an effort to lower the suicide rate in Scotland. Read more

Charity football match a fitting tribute to Calum Reid

Honours even in charity football match as Calum Reid XI and Elgin Star share Memorial Shield and raise hundreds of pounds for Support in Mind Scotland's mental health services Read more

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