Yanni Ruth Chin, or YAN, 21, is a singer-songwriter who hopes to use her music to connect with and be a source of solidarity for people living with mental health conditions. She has performed for NKF’s Kidney We Care: Let’s Revolutionise! fundraiser to raise community awareness about kidney disease, and actively engages with her followers on social media through video series like “HTHT”, or “Heart To Heart Talk”.
“Someone’s depression or anxiety may look totally different than another person’s and that is completely normal, and okay.”
“Don’t be ashamed of your own struggles. Own, accept, and get through them with an open mind.”