At all levels, the Church can be ‘a voice for the voiceless’, helping to reduce the stigma often associated with peoples' mental health.
The Church has a ready-made network of communities, buildings and pastoral contacts that can be utilised in helping to design and deliver appropriate and accessible services in collaboration with local communities.
The effects of mental health problems on both sufferers and those who care are huge. Nearly nine out of ten people with mental health problems have been affected by stigma and discrimination.
Watch a short video about the Faith and Mental Health Conference which took place at Lambeth Palace in October 2019
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