1 in 10 young people experience mental health problems
Just as we all have physical health, we have mental health too. And just as our bodies can become unwell, so can our minds. Like physical illness, mental illness affects people of any age, race, religion or income. It is not the result of personal weakness, lack of character, or poor upbringing.
Celebrities speak out
From Brit boy-band The Wanted to Stephen Fry and style guru Gok Wan, they’re helping us to spread the word and pledge to end unfair treatment around mental health problems. These famous faces help us to bring mental health into the limelight and end the silence around it.