I don't fit the ‘traditional’ profile of someone with bipolar disorder. My pain, and need for help, went unattended because of my identity as a Muslim...
Assoc. MH ProvidersThe UK's Mental Health Systems Aren't Designed For Women Of Colour Like Me. That Has To Change - "My pain, and need for help, went unattended because of my identity as a Muslim woman of colour", writes @Get2Noha #MentalHealth
Assoc. MH ProvidersOur member @Talk4health have organised the premiere performance of Life Stories: Surviving Suicide by acclaimed director Jeremy Weller tonight, which our colleague @carey_bamber will be attending for #WMHD2019 Learn more about what they do here
Mental distress and the criminal justice system: Learning from lived experience For World Mental Health Day 2019 Together for Mental Wellbeing are sharing our film on mental distress and the criminal justice system. The film shows the varied and...
Assoc. MH ProvidersOur member @TogetherMW have launched a new film series focusing on the experiences of people, who have used their services, with the criminal justice system and the disadvantages they have faced when in contact with health & social care services #WMHD2019
Countries will be assessed on successes and failures in bid to identify effective treatments and improve sketchy data on depression and anxiety
Assoc. MH ProvidersA global initiative to measure extent of mental illness around the world & identify some of the most effective treatments has been unveiled. The project is aimed at improving the sketchy data for illnesses like depression & anxiety & make comparison easier
What would a fair and sustainable settlement for social care look like for working age people with mental health difficulties?
Assoc. MH ProvidersNew @CentreforMH policy briefing explores what a fair & sustainable funding settlement for social care needs to look like to deliver parity of esteem for mental health & sufficient funding to support people of working age as well as those in later life
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Assoc. MH ProvidersThe @SCappg have published their report on the acute workforce crisis in social care finding the sector "systemically broken", needing sustained funding and fundamental reform beginning with professionalisation of its "exploited and degraded workforce"
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Assoc. MH ProvidersWould you classify yourself as #BAME & have you worked in the charity sector in the last 5 years? @ACEVO & @V4CE are carrying out research to understand what people connected to charities think about race equality, diversity and inclusivity in the sector.
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@NHSEngland for #VCSE organisations who can showcase how they have involved patients, service users and the public in improving health services. Deadline 23 September! #HWAlliance
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Place-Based Approaches for Reducing Health Inequalities is a new set of resources that aims to reinforce a common understanding of the complex causes of costs of health inequalities, and provide a practical framework and tools for places to reduce...
Assoc. MH ProvidersImportant new resource from @PHE_uk, @LGAWellbeing and @ADPHUK that will help to tackle health inequalities, which as well as being unfair, are also incredibly costly. Read more about the 'Place-Based Approaches for Reducing Health Inequalities' here
Assoc. MH ProvidersVCSE organisations provide essential support for people’s mental health that complements what statutory services can offer, but financial pressures are putting them under severe strain, new @CentreforMH@AssocMHP research finds #ArmInArm #VCSEinMH
Assoc. MH Providers@DHSCgovuk "We would have welcomed a greater focus on community mental health care, especially the role of the voluntary and community organisations in providing preventative services..." Read our response to the Prevention Green Paper #MHPrevention #VCSEinMH