Resources: Service user and survivor groups

Bristol Independent Mental Health Network (BIMHN)

The Bristol Independent Mental Health Network (BIMHN) represents a diverse community of past, current and future users of Bristol’s mental health services, as well as those with lived experiences of mental health.

We provide a safe space for people to confidentially share their needs and experiences of services, while we campaign for change by holding local providers to account.

BIMHN also acts against discrimination, and promotes a positive understanding of mental health through education.

Bristol Survivors Network

Bristol Survivors Network is a group of people with lived experience of mental health difficulties, campaigning to improve mental health services.  Our socials are a great chance to find out more about our group and share any concerns. We do… Read more

National Hearing Voices Network

A National Network aiming to raise awareness of voice hearing, visions, tactile sensations and other sensory experiences. They give men, women and children who have these experiences an opportunity to talk freely about this together, and to support anyone with these experiences seeking to understand, learn and grow from them in their own way.

National Survivor User Network (NSUN)

NSUN are a network of people and groups living in England who have and do experience mental distress and want to change things for the better. By connecting our members, and amplifying their experiences and aspirations, we influence policy, practice and perception, in order to reduce disadvantage and discrimination and stop people being ignored and isolated.

UK Survivors Newsgroup

E-mail newsgroup of the UK Survivors Network. To subscribe send a blank e-mail to uksurvivors-subscribe@egroups.com