The Clive Smith Foundation (CSF) aims to offer understanding and support to people experiencing mental health problems, particularly across the housing and built environment sector.
Clive Smith, a highly respected architect, was a brilliant husband, father, son, brother, colleague and friend who unexpectedly took his own life on 5th April 2021. This was a terrible shock to all who knew and loved him. Sadly, whilst evidence suggests women appear to think about suicide more often, men are four times more likely to take their own lives, a situation exacerbated by the pandemic.
By creating a wider awareness of mental health issues affecting men and women in both their personal and professional lives, the Clive Smith Foundation hopes to: