Join us in making mental health a global priority.
The World Federation for Mental Health’s efforts to promote mental and emotional health, prevent mental disorders, and ensure access to appropriate mental health care for people throughout the world are made possible in part by the support of its member organization and concerned individuals from many nations. The financial and membership support provided through organization membership dues and individual contributions help to sustain WFMH’s efforts to reduce the global personal, social, and economic burden associated with mental disorders and emotional ill-health.
Voting Organization Members make up the Federation’s corporate membership. Voting Organization Member status is available to formally chartered/registered non-governmental organizations that are “national” or “international” in scope, and for whom mental health and/or mental illness is a primary focus. A requirement for Voting Membership status is the approval of the Membership Application by the WFMH Board of Directors.
Affiliate Organization Membership are for any organization with an interest in mental health education, promotion, service, advocacy or policy is eligible to apply for Affiliate Organization Membership.
Individual Membership in WFMH is open to any person who has an interest in mental health and/or mental illness, who supports the vision, mission and goals of WFMH, and who wishes to belong to a worldwide network of mental health educators, professionals, consumers/service users, family members/caregivers, and advocates.
Life Membership category provides the opportunity for individuals to make a special gift to the World Federation for Mental Health in return for a waiver of annual membership renewal requirements. Life Member status is open to any individual who has an interest in supporting the vision, mission and goals of the World Federation for Mental Health. The contribution level required for Life Member status is a minimum of US $500. Life Members receive the same benefits as Individual Members.