Terms & Conditions

It Gets Brighter is a digital platform and campaigning tool to encourage people to share messages of hope about mental health. It Gets Brighter does not give you medical advice or information. The website shares an individuals own ideas based on their own experiences. Nothing on this website should be construed as the giving of advice or the making of a recommendation and it should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or action. Please talk to your doctor or anyone else who is supporting you about your own situation because everyone is different.

The It Gets Brighter website is owned and managed by a team of volunteers, supported by a variety of mental health partners. When you submit your video we reserve the right to share your video on social media sites for promotional purposes. At any point you have the right to remove your video from the site and circulation.

If you are under the age of 18, please consult a parent or guardian before posting your video. You must be over 13 years old to provide your email address. You do not have to provide your full name when you submit your video, and may use a pseudonym if you prefer to increase your anonymity.


It Gets Brighter’s volunteer team and associated charity partners exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party, directly or indirectly, in connection with the Website in any way or in connection with the use or reliance on information presented on the Website.

Where the Website or videos contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources. We therefore cannot be responsible for, and accept no liability for, the content of any third-party website.


You must not use any part of the content on the Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us.

Any claims brought against the campaign shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Data Ownership & Permissions

IGB does not claim ownership of any Content that you post on or through the Service. Instead, you hereby grant to IGB a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use the Content that you post on or through the Service.