Mental health facts

One in four adults experiences at least one diagnosable mental health problem in any given year. People in all walks of life can be affected and at any point in their lives, including new mothers, children, teenagers, adults and older people. Mental health problems represent the largest single cause of disability in the UK. The cost to the economy is estimated at £105 billion a year – roughly the cost of the entire NHS.

Mixed anxiety and depression have been estimated to cause one fifth of days lost from work in Britain. Source: Mental Health Foundation

How we can help

Altro work in partnership with healthcare providers to create environments that address the physical and mental health needs of patients, staff and visitors.  We provide expertise and knowledge to future-proof installations that take into consideration the complex requirements of busy hospitals now and for the future.  With a vast array of colour and design options, as well as specialist, safety and smooth floors and resins,  vision can become a reality.