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



A whole lot of wonderful people and organisations have contributed to developing this website and getting Action for Happiness up and running. Our heartfelt thanks go to all of you.

Our core team

At the heart of Action for Happiness has been a core team of inspiring of experts, helpers and volunteers, without whom none of this would have been possible.

  • Positive psychology content & expertise: Vanessa King MAPP
  • Member communications: Di Stubbs, Ruhi Merali
  • Partnership development: Paul Sternberg
  • Happiness in Schools: Paul Adnitt
  • Happiness at Work: Hans Nilsson
  • Event team: Ruhi Merali, Hege Saebjornsen, Rhia Pratsis, Liane Fredericks, Rob Punchard, Alice Jacobs, Paul Adnitt
  • General superstars and coordinators: Harriet Ogborn, Ruhi Merali, Rob Holtom, Hannah Yusuf-George, Anna Shandro
Our agency partners

Huge thanks to the agencies that have really gone above and beyond the call of duty to manage our creative content, website and communications:

Our website contributors

Huge thanks to everyone involved in writing and collating content for our website, especially Vanessa King for her commitment, tireless work and depth of knowledge.

  • Main content author: Vanessa King
  • Other contribtors: Anna Shandro, Rob Holtom, Hannah Yusuf-George, Nina Mguni, Jane Gaukroger, Maymay Knight, Lucy Hone, Lisa Sansom, Nick Clarke, José Cousiño, Belinda Sosinowicz


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