Our Community

Here at Mental Health Mates, community is at the heart of what we do. Meet some of our wonderful community members and find out more about their Mental Health Mates story.

Rachel: Walk Leader

Walk Leader: Rachel

“I’ve always been open about my own mental health struggles but always felt quite alone. This group has shown me it’s ok to talk and that I am not alone.”

Walk Leader Mark

Walk Leader: Mark

“I saw how grateful everyone was that such a group existed, and I wanted to become a leader so that I could help make a difference in people’s lives.”

Walk Leader Clare

Walk Leader: Clare

“Starting my own walking group has changed my life, I have met some amazing people and other walk leaders who have become special friends. I found my we.”

Walk Leader Lizzie

Walk Leader: Lizzie

“I would really recommend getting involved with Mental Health Mates, it is one of the best things I have ever done”


Walk Leader: Peter

“It has helped to improve my general well-being and is an essential cog in my own recovery”

Join a walk

Let us know that you’re interested in joining a walk and we’ll see how we can help.