Rethink is an amazing charity, which works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life. As a person with PTSD and dissociaitive identity disorder I value highly their work, esspecially their anti-stigma camapains, in supporting those with mental illness and making it so that we are treated as equal citizens.
I chose the 3 peaks challange as before my mental health declined hiking and climbing where 2 passions of mine. Now, however, I fnd the very consept of going outside to go shopping or even to collect the post a struggle. So in August I shall be climbing 3 peaks (Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon) within 24 hours
£6.72 pays for a 30 minute call to the National Information and Advice Service (NIAS)
£150 will pay for someone experiencing mental illness to attend a training workshop
£1,000 covers the costs of our life saving NIAS for a whole month