Kayan is a mental health initiative, that aims is to promote mental health awareness among the youth through online content, social media and school visits.
What We Do
To empower the youth in the United Arab Emirates by promoting mental health awareness through advocacy and education.
An upcoming generation that acknowledges the significant role mental health plays in the well being of the individual and society as a whole.
THE WORD “KAYAN”
“Kayan” is an Arabic word that means many things. It means “entity”, “structure”, “Being” and the “self”. We chose it because it implies all that mental health enables, and all that mental illness robs: The ability to become whole.