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  • This year’s theme for World Mental Health Day is ‘Mental Health is a Universal Human Right’ set by the World Federation of Mental Health (WFMH). The day provides an opportunity to increase conversations surrounding

  • By Enya Galway 1. The tendency to compare ourselves to others: Social media platforms often portray an idealised version of people’s lives; showcasing their accomplishments, holidays, relationship milestones and per

  • During its second year (5th May 2022 – 4th May 2023), the project has exceeded our expectations by providing support to 210 clients, far surpassing Oakleaf’s initial target of 60 individuals. The project conti

  • Summer 2023 Petroplan is a global energy recruitment company with offices around the world, including in Guildford. A long-time supporter of Oakleaf and member of our Mental Health Leaders Network, the company’s HR

  • Mental health charity Oakleaf’s Safe Haven space in Guildford sees huge transformation   We are thrilled to announce that the Safe Haven in Guildford has undergone a remarkable transformation, thanks to the dedicate

  • In light of #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek, we thought we would share a story from one of our wonderful former clients, Julie with the aim of continuing and normalising the conversation surrounding mental health while o

  • The 15th-21st May is Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW) for 2023, a time for increased conversations about mental health and what we can do to improve the wellbeing of ourselves and those around us. This year’s the

  • To all of our valued clients, supporters and volunteers, We are pleased to announce Oakleaf’s new mission, vision and values with you all, which we feel better reflect the charity today and encompass the growt

  • We are thrilled to announce that Oakleaf won the Gold Award in the ‘Community Business of the Year’ category on Thursday 9th February as part of the SME Surrey Business Awards! The prestigious black-tie event, held

  • At Oakleaf, we are always encouraging people to share their stories and experiences in the hope it will encourage others to do the same. We feel it is so important to normalise those conversations surrounding mental

  • Award-winning stand up comedian and author, Dave Chawner has joined Oakleaf as a new patron of the charity. Dave Chawner is a number one best-selling author, award-winning stand up, presenter and mental health campa

  •   Pro Drive IT’s Journey to a 4-Day Working Week: A Win/Win for All Watch Oakleaf’s Jen Clay interview Chris Morrell from Pro Drive IT on their journey to a 4 day working week here. If there was something you c

  • Vote for Oakleaf Enterprise in the Discount Promo Codes December Poll and Help Us Win a Donation! This December, we are taking part in the Discount Promo Codes charity poll, competing with two other charities to win

  •   With the month of November, comes ‘Movember’ – a campaign dedicated to changing the face of men’s health by raising awareness of men’s mental health and suicide prevention, prostate cancer and testicula

  • In 2021 we were delighted to welcome market-leading software and business services provider C&C Group as a corporate partner of Oakleaf. Nearly two years on, we want to highlight the positive impact their suppor

  • On Thursday 3rd November, local mental health charity Oakleaf Enterprise won the ‘Community Hero’ award as part of the Surrey Business Awards for 2022. The much-anticipated awards, organised by The Platinum Media Gr

  • On Thursday 6th October 2022, we raised an incredible £55,000 after costs at our 25th Anniversary Gala. Our generous headline sponsor Something Big enabled us to carry out our biggest and grandest event to date at t

  • At Oakleaf, we are always encouraging people to share their stories and experiences in the hope it will encourage others to do the same. In light of the World Mental Health Day 2022 theme ‘Make Mental Health a

  •   “I would like to emphasize that every one of us matters. We all have a voice – let’s use it to make the world a better place.” – Professor Gabriel Ivbijaro MBE, Secretary General, WFMH[1] This year’s theme fo

  • Summer 2022 As part of the ‘Changing Futures’ Government initiative (jointly funded by the Department of Levelling Up, Housing and Communities and The National Lottery), Surrey County Council has partnered with a nu

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