About us

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Since our creation in 1997, we have become one of the UK’s most respected mental health charities.

Find out about the origins of the Charlie Waller Trust, understand our purpose and impact, and learn about what we stand for.

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About Charlie

At the heart of our story and our purpose sits Charlie, a young man who, to the outside world, had everything to live for.

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Our Purpose

Our overarching mission is educating young people, & those with responsibility for them, about their mental health & wellbeing

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Our Impact

It is vital that we understand and measure the impact of our work, and show how our supporters’ money is making a difference

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News and Publications

Our latest news, blog posts from our community, newsletters and Annual Review

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Diversity and inclusion at the Charlie Waller Trust

We're making a conscious effort to improve our approach to diversity and inclusion.

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What we do

We educate parents, educators, employers & Primary Care, and young people themselves about mental health and wellbeing

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Our People

A wide range of people bring their expertise and energy to Charlie Waller

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Join our Team

We’re a small, hardworking and fun team who all love what we do. And we’re growing.

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Charlie Waller Institute

We facilitate the training of clinicians in evidence-based psychological treatments

Katie was an excellent trainer, she was incredibly clever, patient, and understanding. She clearly is passionate about the topic.

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personable, engaging, interesting and knowledgeable

from a school tutor

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Andy was enthusiastic and passionate. Staff and pupils found the workshops engaging and informative.

from a head teacher

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Dick was excellent. He shaped his presentation to suit his audience and responded to feedback from us to adapt his video so that it was perfect for his audience

from a teacher

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Inspirational trainer who gave a powerful presentation and real, lived experience which helped me understand. Thank you Annabelle, you are making a difference to mental health

from a Year 4 teacher

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