World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world. This day provides an opportunity for the whole of the world to focus on achieving good mental health. The Mental Health Foundation in the U.K. started the event 21 years ago. A couple of years down the line, World Mental Health Day was observed for the first time on October 10, 1992.
World Mental Health Day is observed in more than 100 countries. This years theme is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World” .