Would you like to be part of creating a happier society? Do you care about the happiness of others around you? If so please join us, add your pledge and take action - at home, at school, at work or in your community. Together we can create a better, happier future.

I will try to create more happiness and less unhappiness in the world around me



Connecting with others is what it's all about

Here you can tell people about groups and events you're organising and find out about great activities being organised by other members.

Find out more about Action for Happiness Groups


We also put on regular Action for Happines events which bring together hundreds of our members. Watch videos from previous events here.

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    Kim posted a comment

    " Amazing! "

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    tony sutcliffe posted a comment

    " Wonderful organisation - far better than any political movement!! "

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    Han posted a comment

    " Going great so far, I agreed to put some book refs and website stuff up in the direction of mindfulness I.e living in the present moment, noticing your surroundings emotions and physical connected feelings and meditation info too... "

Want to talk about groups and events?join us on meet up
  • Discovering Happiness

    Conway Hall, London

    26 Nov 2014

    Mindfulness & Positive Psychology

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  • Your Brain on Mindfulness

    Fitzroy Square, Euston

    28 Nov 2014

    Why and how does mindfulness work? What happens in our minds and brains when we practice it? Come along to this Friday evening workshop with Dr. Barbara Mariposa to find out!

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  • Stoicism Today (Stoic Week 2014)

    Queen Mary University of London

    29 Nov 2014

    Part of Stoic Week 2014, this event will explore practical Stoic advice for resilience and flourishing, ancient techniques for transforming the self, and how modern psychotherapy draws on Stoic wisdom

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  • Meeting Pain, Stress and Illness with Compassion


    29 Nov 2014

    The founders of Breathworks share their experience of helping people to come to terms with their conditions through kindness and compassion.

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  • Positive Psychology Masterclass


    04 Dec 2014

    Part 2: Positive Psychology in Practice. An advanced workshop in the science of flourishing, facilitated by two of the UK's leading practitioners, Miriam Akhtar and Bridget Grenville-Cleave.

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  • UK Values Alliance

    Millennium Bridge House, 2 Lambeth Hill, EC4V 4GG

    05 Dec 2014

    Quarterly meeting of The UK Values Alliance, a collaborative group seeking to promote values build a better society

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  • Mindful Photography Workshop

    Fitzroy Square, Euston

    06 Dec 2014

    Mindful photography is meditation with your camera; this workshop shares techniques and practices to develop your ability to be present with all that you see and create original photographs

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  • Happiness By Design with Paul Dolan

    Conway Hall

    15 Dec 2014

    Join us for an enlightening & entertaining evening with Paul Dolan as he combines happiness research and behavioural science to show how happiness is less about how we think and more about how we act

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  • 8-Week Mindfulness Course

    Fitzroy Square, Euston

    15 Jan 2015

    This eight-week life-skills course combines experiential mindfulness practices with the latest tools and techniques of neuroscience, psychology and the study of well-being

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