• community mental health advocacy

The champion for mental health

Lamp are an independent mental health charity. Our service is independent, confidential, trusted and non-judgemental.

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How we help…

Our aim is for you to feel valued, listened to and more able to cope, and to be able to access the mental health services to support your needs.

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  • mental health advocacy service

Who We Are…

Lamp (Leicestershire Action for Mental Health Project) provides independent community mental health advocacy to the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, including support to families and carers.

Established in 1989, we are by the side of individuals struggling to navigate and access mental health services, supporting those feeling vulnerable, confused and unsure where to turn.

We aim to explore options and empower individuals to speak up and make sure that their voice is heard throughout their recovery journey.

  • supporting your needs

Our Aims

Our aim is for you to feel valued, listened to and more able to cope, and to be able to access the services to support your needs.

  • Finding the right information
  • Understanding mental health
  • Knowing your rights
  • Express your views
  • Supporting Carers
  • Raising awareness and much needed funding

Upcoming Activities


Lamp 5K – Trip to the moon

Can you raise £1 per KM covered?! We aim to raise £1 for every KM achieved to provide much needed support to those struggling to access mental health services across Leicestershire.

Lamp go-karting event on 18 June 2022

Vehicle Consulting Leicester will be holding a Go Karting Event at the Sutton in the Elms Go-Karting Track in Leicestershire, from 1.30-4pm. The firm is aiming to raise up to £1,000 on the day. Teams of four can sign up to register for the day of racing by emailing Jayne Stephenson at jayne.stephenson@vehicleconsulting.com

The Difference We Make

I can’t describe how good Lamp has been for my mental health, and my anxiety particularly!

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Ways to Support Us…

Lamp is a community mental health charity and depends on community and business support to continue offering free mental health advocacy to people in Leicester and Leicestershire. Your support can really make a difference by enabling us to to help someone with a mental health condition to rebuild their lives.


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The Wellbeing Hub

Help is available. And there is hope

Our Supporters

Thank you to the organisations supporting Mental Health in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.


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