Action for Happiness - Exploring What Matters The Action for Happiness movement was founded in 2011 and brings together like-minded people from all walks of life and help them take practical action, drawing on the latest scientific research. 1point supports the movement by hosting the eight week programme giving people the chance to meet friendly, like-minded people and find simple ways to make life happier. The course is backed by leading experts from diverse fields including psychology, education, economics and social innovation. “I wholeheartedly support the Exploring What Matters course and hope that many thousands will benefit from it and be inspired to take their own action to create a better world.” The Dalai Lama, patron of Action for Happiness Get Happy in August by helping others! We have been hosting the eight week 'Exploring What Matters' programme, which helps local people: Meet with like-minded people to explore what really matters in life and find new ways of looking at things. Learn from experts through videos, mindfulness exercises and handbook full of resources to help you break big ideas into manageable chunks. Take small actions each week by taking time to reflect on how to create happiness for yourself and those around you. The course has had a positive impact on my life. It has become easier to make changes to the way I think and the things I do. I feel very encouraged to have met such interesting people. Everyone who joins the course makes a donation of their choice directly to the Action for Happiness movement, so the course is available to anyone, no matter their circumstances. Check our events page for details of our next public programme. If you are interested in us organising a programme on your premises to clients, colleagues, volunteers etc, please contact us to discuss further. Booking for this event has now closed.