This organisation believes that mental health is a right, not a privilege. For millions of mentally ill people around the world, this is not the case. For them, mental illness is a world of poverty, stigma and isolation. Basic Needs transforms lives by working with mentally ill people so that together, together we can build a world that mentally ill people feel proud to live in.
Key wordshuman rights / mental health / poverty / psychiatric diagnosis / psychosocial intervention / rehabilitation / therapy / treatment
CountriesGlobal / UK