Economic analysis is often at the heart of our work, demonstrating the human and financial costs of mental health problems and the clear benefits of faster and better responses to people’s needs.
Effective diversion requires some up-front investment in dedicated liaison and diversion teams working in police stations and courts.Read more
Perinatal mental health problems have a long-term cost of £8.1 billion for each year of births in the UK.Read more
A wide range of interventions improve children's mental health but also lead to substantial economic benefits.Read more
Mental health problems cost employers nearly £26 billion each year. That's about £1,035 per employee.Read more
Specialist welfare advice is likely to save mental health services money by improving people’s health and reducing hospital admissions.Read more
The benefits of tested interventions far outweigh the costs and have a life-long impact on the children, families and society.Read more
The total cost of mental health problems in England in 2009/10 was £105.2 billion.Read more