The Jamie Devaney Memorial Fund

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St Mary The Virgin Church,Halkyn

01352 741646

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Jamie’s Fund works with mental health practitioners and their hospitals in Uganda to improve the care available to people with a mental illness or epilepsy.

We support 12 hospitals across Uganda to facilitate the delivery of training and mental health services in their communities. We are seeking to increase this number by developing relationships with new hospitals and organisations.

We are funded entirely by donations and are very grateful for any contributions you can make.

All the money raised is spent carefully in Uganda. 

Although we operate with a small budget, we are seeing an impact, with new clinics opening and many new patients started on treatment.  Some of these people have been confined or shackled for years as they have not been able to access treatment.

Jamie's Fund was established in memory of Jamie Devaney who died in Uganda in 2011, after falling ill while on a family holiday and fund raising trip. During his four years, Jamie brought immense joy and pleasure to his family and everyone else who knew him.

For more information, please visit the Jamie's Fund website on

To donate direct to our "Supporting Community Mental Health Care Campaign", please click "Campaigns" to the left of this page. 

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