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‘On the job’ support key to helping veterans find and stay in work, report finds

Alethea Cope 12 April 2016
The Centre launches a report on supporting veterans with mental health issues into employment and explores the work of The Poppy Factory. Read More

Priorities for mental health - new report published for Mental Health Taskforce

Emma Bailey 30 March 2016
The analysis provided key evidence to the mental taskforce and the investments recommended in its final report, which NHS England has supported Read More

Sean Duggan speaks out on children's mental health services on Victoria Derbyshire show

Alethea Cope 11 March 2016
Sean Duggan, Chief Executive, was interviewed on the Victoria Derbyshire show amid concerns that money for children's mental health services is failing to reach the front lines. Read More

Substance abuse and addiction among ex-Service personnel: Veteran’s Mental Health Research Programme issues a call for research proposals

Alethea Cope 26 February 2016
Call for research proposals: veterans' mental health, substance misuse and addiction. Read More

Children’s mental health: the challenge ahead for the NHS, councils and schools

Alethea Cope 17 February 2016
"Children's mental health is too important to be left to chance". Our call for a sustained focus on reducing the ten-year gap between children experiencing mental health symptoms and actually receiving help. Read More

Centre for Mental Health welcomes Taskforce report

Alethea Cope 15 February 2016
Chief Executive Sean Duggan responds to the Mental Health Taskforce report. Read More

Our partners launch new mental health website section

Alethea Cope 15 January 2016
Our partners Forces in Mind Trust have launched a new section on their website devoted to mental health and offering full details of the new Mental Health Research Programme. Read More

Investment in mental health care will make a difference to thousands of lives, says Centre for Mental Health

Alethea Cope 11 January 2016
The Centre responds to the Prime Minister's speech on mental health Read More

Minister visits innovative Bedfordshire employment pilot

Alethea Cope 07 January 2016
The Minister for Community and Social Care, Alistair Burt, visited one of the IPS projects we have been supporting. Read More

Spending Review 2015: response from the Mental Health Policy Group

Alethea Cope 25 November 2015
Andy Bell, chair of the Mental Health Policy Group, a coalition of leading mental health organisations, has today issued the following response to the Government’s Spending Review Read More