FINALIST 2024

Mind In Haringey
ME MY MUSIC AND MENTAL HEALTH . . . A story by SHOCKA

Film & Campaign Description

Black Thrive Haringey (part of Mind in Haringey) presents ‘ME MY MUSIC AND MENTAL HEALTH . . . A Story by SHOCKA'.

This film follows the life of Kenneth Erhahon (the music artist known as ‘SHOCKA’), the highs and lows of his music career, his life tragedies, and his personal battle with mental health.

DIRECTED BY SMILA1TAKE, this mental health docufilm is an extraordinary exploration of his personal journey and triumph over adversity. With compelling narrative, SHOCKA shares his experiences of the power of music and its impact on his mental wellbeing.

Throughout the docufilm, SHOCKA delves into his past by openly discussing the emotional and psychological struggles which he encountered. It showcases SHOCKA's resilience and determination as he recounts his journey of overcoming the obstacles that life has thrown at him. By sharing his story, SHOCKA aims to break the stigma surrounding mental health, providing insight, and understanding.

Mind In Haringey

Mind in Haringey provides information, advice and support to people affected by mental health problems, primarily in Haringey. We work to prevent mental health problems, promote mental well-being and ensure those with mental health problems are respected and included in our local community.

Our Vision 

Our vision is that everyone in Haringey with a mental health problem gets the support and respect they need and deserve

Our Mission

Our mission is to support anyone in Haringey with mental health issues by listening to people, defending their rights and helping them to lead fulfilling lives.

Our Values

  • We are passionate, committed, and will listen to everyone we encounter with care and respect. ​
  • We will influence and improve mental health services in Haringey, raising awareness and challenging stigma and discrimination.​
  • We will become an Anti-racist organisation.​
  • We are committed to equity, inclusion, and access for everyone in Haringey to mental health support. ​
  • We are leaders and influencers fighting for mental health.​
  • We seek continuous improvement in all we do, to meet the needs of our community. ​
  • We consider opportunities for collaboration when developing and delivering services.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

We align with the following UN Sustainable Development Goals: