Read the facts and figures that influence our work and the impact that we make.

Fact and figures that influence our work

  • There are an estimated 19,899 people in Islington living with depression, the second highest recorded prevalence of depression in London.* 
  • There are 3,943 people in Islington living with a serious mental illness, the highest prevalence of serious mental illness in London.*
  • Poverty is an issue in every part of the borough: there is a neighbourhood in every ward in Islington that is among the poorest 20% of neighbourhoods in England.*  

* Taken from the State of Equalities in Islington- Annual Report 2019: Islington Council, 2019

How we support people

We asked participants about their experience of the Stuart Low Trust. 

  • 86% believe that SLT has helped them to become or feel healthier. 
  • 86% believe that SLT has helped them to experience greater wellbeing. 
  • 85% believe that SLT has helped them to meet people in an enjoyable way. 
  • 83% believe that SLT has helped them to look forward to enjoying things. 
  • 83% believe that SLT has helped them to feel less isolated. 

These figures were taken from our 2018 impact report. Click through to read it

The context to these numbers 

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