Comic Relief – Improving Mental Health and Wellbeing in Kenya

Project Objectives:

  • Empowering Youth with lived / personal experience of mental health problems to challenge stigma and claim their rights
  • Change in knowledge, attitude and intended behavior of people without lived experience of mental health problems not to stigmatize or discriminate against people with lived experience of mental health problems
  • Caregivers and Community health workers to effectively support youth with mental health problems and refer them to appropriate care
  • BNBR’s Board of Directors diversifies its composition and resource mobilisation and institutes performance management. BNBR Staff training needs are identified and addressed including safeguarding, inclusion and inclusive project management

The project is expected to run from May 2020 to October 2023

Target Population:

  • Youth with mental health problems and their caregivers
  • Community Health Workers
  • Media/Journalists
  • The General Public

Implementation Location:

  • Nairobi County

Project Partners: