Who we are

The Nous Organisation Limited is a not for profit organisation started to raise awareness about mental health issues in the community.

Our passion is to work actively in the community to ensure that h

Our Mission is to raise awareness about mental health issues among the Black, Asians and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Communities in UK and Africa

  • Focussing on support in the community for hard to reach communities to empower through education
  • Staying true to our mission and ensuring that every Operating with Accountability and Empathy
  • To Train Mental Health advocates and ambassadors

Our Vision is to enable a community where there is no stigma, no negative stereotype about mental health issues. A community where there is an early intervention where there are mental health issues and there is support at the primary and tertiary levels including the community for persons with Mental Health issues

Objectives

To provide essential information through workshops, open mic sessions and conferences to members of the community about mental health

To engage the youth and raise awareness about mental health issues

To serve as a bridge between psychiatrists and other professionals in raising awareness about mental health in our communities

To provide essential information through workshops, open mic sessions and conferences to members of the community about mental health.

To provide advocacy for those who are and were disadvantaged by existing health services

To work collaboratively with Local Authorities to implement their mental health strategy

To offer peer support to parents, careers and persons that may be going ‘through’ mental health services

To deliver the Mental Health First Aid training in the community

Goals

Deliver seminars, conferences workshops in the community to share information and empower persons to understand mental health issues. Working with young people in developing positive self worth and respect for self. We are principled and committed to upholding the cause of raising awareness of mental health issues.

Our Key Values

Awareness
This is the driving force behind everything we do. It is because of this we are committed to empowering less privileged children in the local communities

Inclusion
We are committed to starting community based services that campaign for change. We believe that to effect lasting change it requires the efforts of all in the spirit of togetherness. We believe in collaboration and will therefore work with and encourage participation from international and local partners, Private, Public Partnership.

Accountable
Accountability is a key value and we strive to ensure transparency and accountability to our partners organisations, the community, families and people we support in the community

Empowerment

Self-worth and Respect