Accredited
MHFA Licensed Providers

Find out about each of our accredited MHFA Programs around the world.

 

Global Presence

Since its inception in 2000 in Australia, Mental Health First Aid has evolved into a global movement. There are currently 26 accredited Mental Health First Aid Programs in 24 countries across the world.

The MHFA Program has been adapted for use in those other countries and rigorous evaluations have contributed to its international uptake. To date, over 4 million people worldwide have been trained by our licensed providers in Mental Health First Aid.

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Accredited Global Mental Health First Aid Providers

To explore the MHFA Provider you would like to see, either click on the above map or select from the list of countries below. 

Australia

Established – 2000

MHFA Australia
www.mhfa.com.au
mhfa@mhfa.com.au

No. of Instructors – 5,790
No. of MHFAiders – 993,039

Austria

Established – 2020

Pro Mente Austria
www.erstehilfefuerdieseele.at

office@promenteaustria.at

No. of Instructors: 17
No. of MHFAiders: 65

Bangladesh

Established – 2015

Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation
www.iwellbeing.org
info@iwellbeing.org 

No. of Instructors: 62
No. of MHFAiders: 2,193

Canada

Established – 2006

MHFA Canada –  Mental Health Commission of Canada
www.mhfa.ca
mhfa@mentalhealthcommission.ca

No. of Instructors – 2,907
No. of MHFAiders – 394,083

Denmark

Established – 2009

Psykiatrifonden (Danish Mental Health Foundation)
www.psykiatrifonden.dk/p1h
pf@psykiatrifonden.dk

No. of Instructors – 68
No. of MHFAiders – 4,786

England

Established – 2009

MHFA England
www.mhfaengland.org
info@mhfaengland.org

No. of Instructors – 4,906
No. of MHFAiders – 351,369

Finland

Established – 2008

Mieli Mental Health Finland
https://mieli.fi/en
Tiina.Lumijarvi@mieli.fi

No. of Instructors – 571
No. of MHFAiders – 16,683

France

Established – 2018

Premiers Secours en Sante Mentale France
https://pssmfrance.fr/
info@pssmfrance.fr

No. of Instructors – 204
No. of MHFAiders – 5,316

Germany

Established – 2018

MHFA Ersthelfer
https://www.mhfa-ersthelfer.de/de/
info@mhfa-ersthelfer.de

No. of Instructors – 93
No. of MHFAiders – 1,026

Hong Kong

Established – 2009

Mental Health Association of Hong Kong
www.mhfa.org.hk/
dce@mhahk.org.hk
mhfaapp@mhahk.org.hk

No. of Instructors – 566
No. of MHFAiders – 65,360

India

Estalished- 2017

MHFA India – Adult
https://www.mhfaindia.com/
mhfaindia@mhfaindia.com
No. of Instructors – 12
No. of MHFAiders – 957

MPower Minds – Youth and Teen
https://www.mpowerminds.com/outreach
info@mpowerminds.com 
No. of Instructors – 16
No. of MHFAiders – 521

Ireland

Established – 2014

MHFA Ireland / Saint John of God Hospital
www.mhfaireland.ie/
mhfaireland@sjog.ie 

Martin.Gillick@sjog.ie

No. of Instructors – 71
No. of MHFAiders – 10,147

Japan

Established – 2008

MHFA Japan
mhfa.jp
mhfa.japan@gmail.com

No. of Instructors – 81
No. of MHFAiders – 592

Luxembourg

Established – 2020

D’Ligue, Service Information & Prévention

Malaysia

Established – 2018

Malaysian Mental Health Association
www.mmha.org.my
admin@mmha.org.my

No. of Instructors – 8
No. of MHFAiders – 350

Malta

Established – 2014

Richmond Foundation Malta
https://mhfa.org.mt/
mhfa@richmond.org.mt

No. of Instructors – 27
No. of MHFAiders – 4,825

Netherlands

Established – 2015

MHFA Nederland
https://mhfa.nl/
info@mhfa.nl

No. of Instructors – 275
No. of MHFAiders – 7,165

Northern Ireland

Established – 2008

Public Health Agency Northern Ireland
https://aware-ni.org/mental-health-first-aid
Helen.Gibson@hscni.net

No. of Instructors – 57
No. of MHFAiders – 15,941

Saudi Arabia

Established – 2012

National Committee for Mental Health Promotion
http://ncmh.org.sa
mhfa@ncmh.org.sa / haleshaiwi@ncmh.org.sa
Phone: +966 11 8800865 / ext: 132

No. of Instructors – 55
No. of MHFAiders – 2,522

Scotland

Established – 2007

Public Health Scotland
http://www.smhfa.com/
susan.monks@phs.scot

No. of Instructors – 781
No. of MHFAiders – 57,143

Sweden

Established – 2010

National Center for Prevention of Mental Ill-Health at Karolinska Institutet
ki.se/en/nasp/mhfa-mental-health-first-aid
oliver.bartsch@ki.se / danuta.wasserman@ki.se

070-616 23 99

No. of Instructors – 1,146
No. of MHFAiders – 29,938

Switzerland

Established – 2018

Ensa / Pro Mente Sana
www.ensa.swiss/en/
info@ensa.swiss

No. of Instructors – 183
No. of MHFAiders – 2,717

United Arab Emirates

Established – 2017

The Lighthouse Arabia
www.lighthousearabia.com
info@lighthousearabia.com

No. of Instructors – 12
No. of MHFAiders – 1,874

United States

Established – 2007

National Council for Mental Wellbeing
www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/
MHFAatWork@TheNationalCouncil.org

No. of Instructors –37,027
No. of MHFAiders –2,498,060

Wales

Established- 2007

MHFA Wales
www.mhfawales.org
info@mhfawales.org

No. of Instructors – 261
No. of MHFAiders – 14,514

MHFA Programs Currently in Development

Israel

Established – 2020

OGEN – Association for the Advancement of Mental Health

Website TBC
New Zealand

Established – 2020

Te Pou
https://www.tepou.co.nz
info@tepou.co.nz

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