Welcome to this online information source for people with severe mental illness and their families and friends.
This website is hosted by EUFAMI (European Federation of Associations of Families of People with mental illness) and is intended to provide information to people who are affected by mental illness and their familis and friends.
Here you will find information about EUFAMI, its many member associations throughout Europe as well as information on other sources of information which should help in providing answers to questions related to mental health and ill health. Our Members' Helpdesk provides information about the work and projects of EUFAMI and its members in Europe.
*** EUFAMI Congress News
Following the successful conclusion of EUFAMI's 6th Major European Congress "When East Meets West - Families at the Heart of Europe" we are now publishing the "Sofia Declaration" which was unanimously endorsed by all congress delegates on 20th September.
You can download the declaration by clicking on the picture below.
*** Final Results of Major Family Survey now Available
EUFAMI is delighted to announce the results of its 22 country major survey on Family Carers. The survey is a result of a collaboration between EUFAMI and LUCAS, the interdisciplinary Centre for Care Research and Consultancy of KU Leuven, and is based on responses from over 1,100 family carers. The full results and report, including 13 reports for 13 of the participating countries can be found atwww.caringformentalhealth.org.