West Uganda Mental Health Service Improvement Project (WUMH).

WUMH project where Peer Nation is participating in partnership with; Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET), East London NHS foundation Trust, London, UK (ELFT), Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. The project enhances Mental Health in Uganda for refugee and host communities in west Nile Province and South Western Uganda. The project provides a pilot Peer Support… Continue reading West Uganda Mental Health Service Improvement Project (WUMH).

NEW YEARS GREETINGS

Hello there, we are excited to enter this new year 2021 with you our Peers, Partners, friends and well wishers. Let’s keep up the spirit of reaching out to communities in need of mental health recovery peer support. Spread the love and kindness, and with optimism and self sacrifice, no hurdles can be so hard… Continue reading NEW YEARS GREETINGS

Institutional Strengthening and outreach peer support project progress amidst COVID-19

The Institutional strengthening and outreach peer support project resumed following the easing of COVID-19 lock down. The second mutual support meeting happened on 28th/July/2020 on Tuesday at Butabika National Referral Mental Hospital grounds. The peer support workers and nurse in-charges shared their successes, challenges and way forward. The above project is sponsored by Open society… Continue reading Institutional Strengthening and outreach peer support project progress amidst COVID-19

Monthly Profile of an inspirational Peer.

James’ mental health journey. Learning from lived experience: James’* story James’ story starts when he returned to Uganda, after studying for a degree overseas. He was a high-flying student with good grades, but after graduating he found it difficult to find employment. Somehow university hadn’t prepared him for this challenge. He tried to get a… Continue reading Monthly Profile of an inspirational Peer.