Community Mental Health Education

The Community Mental Health Education programme aims to increase public awareness of mental health issues and concerns, to promote mental wellness, and to reduce stigma against mental illness.

Some common outreach platforms:

  • Public forums
  • External talks/workshops
  • Community/Outreach events
  • SAMH Website
  • SAMH Facebook
  • World Mental Health Day
  • Exhibitions
  • Publications (Hope newsletter, educational & programme brochures)

SAMH conducts talks and workshops for organizations that are keen to arrange them for their members or employees. Below are some topics that are available:

  • Positive Living
  • Getting Up from Feeling down
  • Stress Management
  • Breaking Free from Depression
  • Helping Someone through Tough Times
  • Mental Wellness
  • Understanding Mental Health and Mental Illness

Pls call 6283-1576 or drop a line to for enquiry.

If you are a local community agency, corporate organisation, or educational institution and would like our support at any event to spread the message of mental wellness or share about the services that SAMH provides, please kindly drop us an email at

SAMH organises public forums on a regular basis across a wide range of mental health topics. These forums aim to increase general knowledge of different mental health conditions and to provide useful take home advice and resources.

Please click here for materials presented in our completed forums.

If you would like to receive email updates of our forums and other outreach events, please kindly drop us an email at with your name and preferred email address.

World Mental Health Day is a global mental health education campaign initiated by the World Federation of Mental Health. This special day is commemorated on 10 October every year across the globe.

SAMH celebrates World Mental Health Day every year with a suitable and different theme. This year, SAMH is partnering IMH to celebrate “Towards Recovery –A Showcase of Talents” on 12 Oct 2013 at LASALLE College of the Arts. Do tune in to this page for more updates to come!