Song and dance as Kisumu marks World Mental Health Day

By edited by Amol Awuor on November 15, 2022
The day is dedicated to people living with mental illness.

Government to set up six new mental health facilities

By Olivia Odhiambo and Sharon Owino on April 05, 2022
The government will set up six new mental health treatment centres in the country. Construction of the facilities, which will be in six counties, follows an increase in mental health cases.

SMART-DAPPER presents at World Mental Health Day in Kisumu

October 14, 2021
SMART-DAPPER leaders present at WOrld Mental Health Day in Kisumu.  Theme: Mental Health in an Unequal World

World Mental Health Day 2021

October 08, 2021
World Mental Health Day 2021

Mental Health Amendment Bill passed at the Kenyan Senate

September 22, 2021
The Senate of the Republic of Kenya passed the Mental Health Amendment Bill on Sept 16, 2021

Why mental health deserves more of our collective attention

By Michael Kiptoo - The Standard on July 21, 2021
Opinion: The rising number of mental health-related cases, such as depression, some which end up in suicide, are a big concern to the government. They should also be a concern to other stakeholders, including families and communities.

Reflecting on Four Leaps In Mental Health Development in Cameroon

By Didier Demassosso - Mental health advocate, MHIN-Africa Knowledge Exchange assistant, HIFA Country Representative Coordinator Afro Region on July 21, 2021
Profound changes in mental health development have occurred within the six past years in Cameroon.

Speak your Mind celebrated #MentalHealthActionDay

By Speak your Mind on July 21, 2021
Speak your Mind celebrated #MentalHealthActionDay, with partners from around the world coming together to move the dial on mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Basic Psychosocial Skills: Free Training for COVID-19 Responders

By World Health Organization Division of Technical Support and WHO Collaborating Centre University of Technology Sydney on July 21, 2021
Basic Psychosocial Skills: Free Training for COVID-19 Responders