We believe that the conscious use of psychedelics can help create a more compassionate and joyful world.
Psychedelics have been used by humans for thousands of years for healing and spiritual development. After decades of misinformation, and outlawing on political as opposed to scientific grounds, the potential of these substances is starting to be recognised again. We exist to reinstate the public understanding of and access to psychedelics in the UK and beyond.
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Psychedelics (from the Greek psyche: mind, delos: make visible, reveal) are substances that induce a heightened state of consciousness characterised by a hyperconnected brain state. Studies suggest psychedelics could be a breakthrough therapy for mental health issues including depression, anxiety, addiction, OCD, and PTSD through their ability to work on a deep emotional as well as biological level.Learn more about psychedelics
What we do
Our Psychedelic Experience Retreats allow you to explore the transformative potential of psychedelics in a safe and legal environment. The retreats take place monthly in the Netherlands, where psilocybin truffles are legal.Learn more
Community & Events
We bring people together and build the public understanding of psychedelics through hosting a wide range of events including talks, film screenings, yoga, meditation, gong baths, dance and breathwork.Learn more
Campaigning for Access
We are currently calling on the UK government to reschedule psilocybin, a psychedelic compound found in hundreds of species of mushroom, to facilitate the development of new treatments for depression & anxiety.Learn more