‘I won’t let my abuser dictate my life story,’ says artist and mental health activist Dolly Sen

The Truth is Out

“I didn’t feel I was part of society (…) At the time, there were very few roads I could travel down.”

“On my 30th birthday I gave myself a choice to either live or die. And I said if I live, I’ve got to give it everything I got.”

“I was full of self-hate, I didn’t have an ounce of compassion for myself”

SINGING ‘FREUDEVER JUNG’ TO ALPHAVILLE TUNE AT THE DRAGON CAFE — SEPT 2015

“Charity is not the way forward for disabled people”.

Our local Carol service

“I was told I was stupid to think I could be a writer and should aim very low, perhaps work in a factory”

The older I’m getting through life experience, it’s what I carry around with me — home is that.”

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EUFAMI

EUFAMI

EUFAMI, founded in 1992, is a pan European not for profit organisation that primarily advocates on behalf of families and carers of people with mental illness.