• Of the £115 million spent on mental health, only £1.1 million is spent on researching Anxiety.

    – UK Mental Health Research Funding 2015

    Almost one in five people feel anxious
  • 78% of students experienced mental health issues in 2015

    – All Party Parliamentary Group on Students

    20% of students experience mental health difficulties
  • 77% of child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) budgets have been cut or frozen over the last few years

    – Young Minds

    One in eight youngsters
  • In 2015, there was a new case of work related stress, depression or anxiety every 2.1 minutes

    – Labour Force Survey

    Work related stress
  • Less than half of people aged 60+ rate their level of anxiety as very low

    – Office of National Statistics

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