DBI project picks up prestigious Scottish Health Award

Support in Mind Scotland's Inverness programme among those praised after national project wins 2019 Care for Mental Health Award Read more

Our Members Day, November 2019

Each year we hold a Members Day, where we invite our members along for a day of celebrating past successes, thinking ahead to the future, approving our annual accounts, and last but not least, saying thank you for all your ongoing vital support. Read more

Rural mental health project helps connect the Uists and Benbecula

Dè tha Dol website and app adds innovative digital dimension to engaging with some of Scotland's most remote communities in Western Isles Read more

Golspie garden project to sprout from Co-op Local Community Fund

Co-op members' donations will help fund Support in Mind Scotland's new horticultural and market garden project at The Gatehouse in 2020 Read more

Farmers urged to be vigilant on suicide risk and mental health

Jim Hume, convenor of the National Rural Mental Health Forum and Director of Policy and Public Affairs with Support in Mind Scotland, gives keynote speech at NFUS Mental Health Conference in Inverurie Read more

Lord Provost visits Stafford Centre

Frank Ross, the Lord Provost of Edinburgh, dropped by our Edinburgh service the Stafford Centre to have a look around and see what the centre has to offer. He then stayed for a chat on the centre's very own mental health radio station, Radio Stafford 103. Read more

Alliance awards £25,000 funding for Caring Connections project

Support in Mind Scotland secures £25,036 grant for 12-months to develop our Caring Connections programme, supporting family members and carers of people detained under compulsory orders in psychiatric secure care. Read more

Open Day for Stewartry Service a Success

Our much-loved service in Stewartry recently opened its doors to its new premises on World Mental Health Day - and the day couldn't have went better. Read more

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