How they help
Talk for Health provides user-friendly, talk based routes to wellbeing for people in Islington. It was set up by psychotherapist Nicky Forsythe to demystify therapeutic talk, making it more accessible, human and everyday. Its services in Islington are free, with funding from the NHS.
Islington Giving | Mental Health Fund | 1 year | April 2019 to April 2020 | £20,000 | Towards the costs of the new 'Talk for Teens' programme, which offers space for teenagers to talk about mental health concerns before they reach crisis levels.
You can read more about Islington Giving's approach to supporting mental health here.