Mental Wellbeing MELA

Organisation : NHS Lothian, Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategic Programme
Grant Amount : £ 1,000

A one day event held on 23 October 2016 at Out of the Blue, Dalmeny Street, Leith during Scottish Mental Health and Arts Film Festival to celebrate diversity and promote mental wellbeing among ethnic communities in Edinburgh.

The event will provide creative opportunities and complementary therapy workshops for around 300 participants.

The event will be delivered in partnership with a range of agencies including Minority Ethic Carers Older People Project, LGBT Health and Wellbeing, Consultancy and Advocacy Project with involvement from Scottish Ambulance Service and NHS 24.