SANE

SANE is a UK charity aiming to combat mental illness through support, campaigning and research. Founded in 1989, SANE provides support for those dealing with mental illness through an online forum, text helpline and phone helpline, SANEline. It contributes to research into neuroscience, therapies and treatments, and works with the Oxford Mindfulness Centre to provideContinue reading “SANE”

Southall Black Sisters

Southall Black Sisters is a nonprofit providing information, advocacy and support to Black women in Southall, West London. Established in 1979, Southall Black Sisters aims to highlight and challenge domestic and gender-related violence against Black women. It runs an advice, resource and advocacy centre in Southall, as well as a counselling service, offering help withContinue reading “Southall Black Sisters”

Diotima – Centre for Gender Rights and Equality 

Diotima is a Greek non-governmental, non-profit gender equality organisation. Founded in 1989, Diotima promotes gender equality practices, lobbies for political and social transparency regarding gender equality, and highlights discrimination against women of all social, economic and political backgrounds. It provides legal support and counselling for women experiencing violence, trafficking, immigration and economic difficulties. It alsoContinue reading “Diotima – Centre for Gender Rights and Equality “

Oogachaga

Oogachaga is a non-profit organisation providing support for LGBTQ+ youth, families and individuals in Singapore. Founded in 1999, Oogachaga provides face-to-face and online counselling for the LGBTQ+ community, run by trained volunteers. It also offers professional counselling, a youth programme for those aged 16-29, and corporate engagement and professional training to educate companies, professionals andContinue reading “Oogachaga”

Climate Cardinals

Climate Cardinals is a non-profit working to make the climate movement, and information about climate change, accessible to non-English speakers. A youth-led organisation based in the USA, Climate Cardinals works in over 40 countries. A team of 6,000-plus volunteers translate information and resources into over 100 languages, often aimed at people living in nations andContinue reading “Climate Cardinals”

Ways to Improve Your Internet Browsing Habits | Mind Your Self

Welcome to the Mind Your Self series, where we share tips and tricks for looking after your general health and wellbeing while you embark on your campaigning, volunteering, activism or learning. It’s easy to spend hours using the internet through work or activism commitments, interest in a news story, boredom, anxiety or because we likeContinue reading “Ways to Improve Your Internet Browsing Habits | Mind Your Self”

Our Plan for an Interactive Map (and how you can help us build it!)

As part of our recent website revamp, we’ve updated our Directory page so you can browse locations by region, as well as finding online-only and global organisations. But now we want to go one better and offer you an interactive map, with the option to select a region, town, city or even postcode and findContinue reading “Our Plan for an Interactive Map (and how you can help us build it!)”

Free, Online Academic-Level Resources | Campaigning, Education & Activism

In our Campaigning, Education & Activism blogs, we share tools, tips and resources to help you help the causes you care about. Interested in a topic or issue but not sure where to start, or which resources to trust? We’ve compiled some platforms offering academic, professional lectures, livestreams and courses. Gresham Lectures Founded in 1597Continue reading “Free, Online Academic-Level Resources | Campaigning, Education & Activism”

Black Boys OM

Black Boys OM is a non-profit network of Black male wellness practitioners teaching yoga, meditation and mindfulness to Black men and boys. Black Boys OM aims to improve the wellness of Black boys and men, uplifting them with programmes improving their mental, emotional and physical wellbeing, as well as impacting Black communities as a whole.Continue reading “Black Boys OM”

Trans Lifeline

A non-profit organisation, Trans Lifeline is a peer support and crisis hotline for transgender, non-binary and gender nonconforming people in the USA and Canada. Run by and for trans, gender nonconforming and non-binary people, Trans Lifeline offers emotional and financial support to those in crisis. Trans Lifeline provides a hotline for trans people in EnglishContinue reading “Trans Lifeline”

Dogs Trust

The Dogs Trust is the UK’s leading dog welfare charity. Dogs Trust rehomes dogs with permanent owners and provides shelter for those that cannot be rehomed. Their mission is to one day remove the threat of unnecessary destruction of dogs with no homes. In addition, Dogs trust also runs a ‘dog school,’ and provide adviceContinue reading “Dogs Trust”

The Trussell Trust

The Trussell Trust is a UK charity providing emergency food and support to people dealing with poverty. The Trussell Trust supports a UK-wide network of food banks, providing emergency food and support for those dealing with poverty. It campaigns for change to end the need for food banks. How You Can Help Time: Various andContinue reading “The Trussell Trust”