The 2017 Mental Wealth Festival 

On behalf of City Lit and Beyond Words, we would like to thank everyone who was involved in making the 2017 Mental Wealth Festival a huge success.

The Mental Wealth Festival ran for three days (12-14 September 2017) across three different venues in London. The festival featured over 100 talks, debates and workshops by more than 100 contributors, from politicians to health sector innovators, mental health campaigners to business leaders, to famous arts institutions and leading charities. The Mental Wealth Festival provided a forum for informative, challenging and inspiring discussions and workshops exploring mental health issues...

Watch the 2017 video 
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Together with many wonderful partner organisations such as The National Gallery, Bupa UK and Rethink Mental Illness we have presented a festival based on a shared vision of a world in which mental health issues are viewed differently. The idea of mental wealth catches everyone’s imagination! It needs no explanation, and is something we all want more of, regardless of our social circumstances, personal experience or professional interest.
— Baroness Sheila Hollins, Chair and Founder of Beyond Words.