Call to make the mental health workforce fit for the future as pressure on services rises

A “radical reform” of mental health services is neededRead more

Observer letters: Centre for Mental Health and Howard League call for urgent action to prevent further loss of life in prisons

This World Suicide Prevention Day, we're calling on Government to take urgent action to prevent further loss of life.Read more

New figures released on deaths by suicide in 2016

Figures indicate a small decrease, but it remains the most common cause of death for men aged 20-49Read more

Mental health problems at work cost UK economy £34.9bn last year, says Centre for Mental Health

Mental health problems in the UK workforce cost almost £35 billion last year, according to our new researchRead more

CQC report shows need for focus on people with long term mental health needs

We respond to the CQC's report highlighting that too many people are in locked rehabilitation wards away from homeRead more

New £1.5 million programme supporting young Londoners with mental health issues into work

A £1.5million programme designed to open up a wealth of employment opportunities for young Londoners with mental health conditions has been announced.Read more

Our response to Government’s 2017 drug strategy

We welcome the Government’s recognition of the harm related to drug use, particularly New Psychoactive Substances, among vulnerable prisoners.Read more

Our response to new research on suicide deaths among young people

It is vital that we understand the causes of suicide and take action in schools, colleges and communities to prevent tragedies whenever possible.Read more

Birmingham community projects boost young African Caribbean men’s wellbeing, says new Centre for Mental Health report

We evaluated projects working to improve young black men's mental healthRead more

Andy Bell awarded President's Medal for outstanding services for all with mental health conditions

We are delighted and proud that he has been awarded this special recognition by the Royal College of Psychiatrists.Read more