A Sense of Belonging

A Sense of Belonging is Lothian’s joint mental health strategy. The strategy covers many areas and spells out the priorities for the public, people with lived experience of mental ill health, carers, the voluntary sector, local authorities and NHS Lothian to work on together to improve mental health and wellbeing for people across Lothian.

These pages can help you learn more about A Sense of Belonging, hear more about training available in mental health and wellbeing across Lothian and keep up to date on mental health and wellbeing news and developments.

Latest News:

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival 2016


In the 10th year of the Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival it was was a celebration of the theme 'Time'. Events took place in venues across Lothian and Nationally from 10th - 31st October.

The Big Dialogue Event – 5th October 2016


The “Big Dialogue” was held on 5 October 2016 at Norton Park Conference Centre to inform content and priorities of “A ‘Sense of Belonging 2”.

Last Reviewed: 07/06/2016