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OCD Advocacy 500

Our unique OCD Advocacy service has now supported 500 people since it was launched in 2009. We have helped people to access quality treatment, to stay in education, keep their job, have suitable accommodation and fight the discrimination that they face. We are...

Posted on: 28th July 2014 by: Joel
Categories Our Services, OCD Action

OCD Action has a great team of Community Fundraisers raising money to help improve the lives of people affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.  And there are a couple of fantastic community fundraising events coming up …

First of all, on Sunday 27 July, Adam Cowell and Jamie...

Posted on: 23rd July 2014 by: Philip Moore
Categories Get involved

This week, ITV is airing a new daytime programme, which follows Nik and Eva Speakman as they attempt to cure all matter of phobias and mental health conditions. One of the episodes, which aired earlier this week, centred around a girl with OCD, whose compulsions involved biting, smelling...

Posted on: 16th July 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness

We are always looking for ways to spread awareness about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and the media is one the fastest and most effective ways of getting the message out there. We encourage people to come forward and talk about their experiences of OCD – if they feel comfortable doing so...

Posted on: 9th July 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness

There are many ways people can get involved in raising money for OCD Action to support our work with children and adults across the UK.  If you’ve got a few hours to spare, one way is to hold a fundraising collection outside your local supermarket.  This can raise a lot of money in a...

Posted on: 3rd July 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Get involved