Call for Speakers – Mental Health Conference 2014

Mental Health Conference 2014 Creating Sustainable Mental Health Systems in Sierra Leone Mental Health Coalition – Sierra Leone ————–   We are putting out a call for volunteers to join as speakers at the Mental Health Conference 2014 put on by the Mental Health Coalition – Sierra Leone. This year’s conference will take place on … Continue reading

Coalition member’s journalism on

Congratulations to Coalition member Amjata Bayoh on his well-written and balanced piece on mental health in Sierra Leone. His piece, Nurses Not Curses – Witchcraft Beliefs and Mental Health in Sierra Leone, can be found on here: You can learn more about youth star, Amjata, by visiting his organization’s  website: West African Medical … Continue reading

Sierra Leone resources on WHO MiNDbank – Country Resources

The WHO MiNDbank Project is an online resource covering resources across mental health, disability and development. Here is a little WHO blurb on the MiNDbank Project: Check out the latest for Sierra Leone here: WHO MiNDbank – SIERRA LEONE Country Resources.

Annual Sierra Leone Mental Health Conference – SAVE THE DATE!

It’s back! The Annual Sierra Leone Mental Health Conference, organized by the Mental Health Coalition – Sierra Leone, is being planned for March 18th, 2014. Be sure to save the date and watch this space for more information!

City of Rest’s new location

City of Rest has a beautiful new location in Grafton. The new site has a lot of space, enough for a basket ball court for Guest’s (Clients) recreation. The court was realized through a donation of the  Movember Fundraising Event in Sierra Leone. At the  back of this building is an even  bigger space that … Continue reading

Mental Health Situational Analysis of Sierra Leone 2012

Sierra Leone’s own mhLAP Country Facilitator, Joshua Duncan, has researched and analysed data from a variety of sources to produce a Mental Heath Situational Analysis of Sierra Leone 2012. The main and ultimate focus of the report is to bring out the mental health situation in Sierra Leone up until 2012. Its main contents constitutes a brief history … Continue reading

Quarterly Mental Health Coalition Meeting March 8, 2013

All Coalition members are invited to the Quarterly Mental Health Coalition Meeting at the Enabling Access to Mental Health Coalition in Sierra Leone Project Office, Bass Street 3 on Friday the 8th March 2013 at 10: 00 am Prompt.  The agenda of this meeting will be communicated later. Committees and sub-committees members are expected to come with … Continue reading

2013 MH Conference

On behalf of the Mental Health Coalition of Sierra Leone, we are pleased to invite you to the 2nd Annual Mental Health Conference of Sierra Leone. This year’s conference will take place on 19th March, 2013 at the British Council in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Please see the attached Letter of Invitation, Official Invitation Card (with … Continue reading

MH Coalition Newsletter – December Edition

Newsletter – December Edition (Click Here for the next and final click to download)

Mental Health Conference 2013 – March 19th

*** Save the Date *** The Sierra Leone Mental Health Conference is currently being planned by the Sierra Leone Mental Health Coalition’s Conference Committee. A date has been confirmed for the 19th of March, 2013. Please save the date to plan for your attendance. The conference’s theme has also been confirmed as: Mental Health & Society  … Continue reading