Jaya Mental Health is thrilled to join the Nursing Now campaign and raise the profile and status of nursing worldwide!

This blog was written by João Marçal-Grilo, Founding Director of Jaya Mental Health.


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Capacity building program in Ilam continues

At Jaya, in addition to bringing mental health care to remote corners of South Asia, we also train local communities in basic, but at times life saving mental…


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Jaya’s first hill-based community mental health outreach clinic of 2021 started today!

So far our team of psychiatrists, counsellors and nurses have seen 44 patients. This January Jaya’s mobile medical team will stay in the Highlands of Eastern…


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This is Mustang, in Western Nepal

Named “the last forbidden Kingdom”, Mustang was inaccessible to foreigners until October 1991.


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Last community mental health outreach clinic of 2020!

Despite the ongoing pandemic, Jaya’s staff has once again joined forces with Ilam’s Health Assistants and local volunteers to deliver a two-days outreach…


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Will Nepal, Pakistan and so many other low income countries be left behind when covid-19 vaccines arrive?

Most likely. At Jaya we are providing both practical and emotional support to nurses at the forefront of the covid-19 fight.


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Our Mental Health Community Outreach Team is back in Sandakpur!

Covid-19 is tough, but so are we! Another monthly community mental health outreach clinic delivered in Eastern Nepal, following all necessary precautions to…


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Celebrating World Mental Health Day

For our team, and for thousands across the world, the 10th of October is one of the most important dates on our calendar – the day we celebrate World Mental…


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Celebrating World Mental Health Day

This year’s theme is greater investment, greater access.


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