Government Launches Mental Health Taskforce (Department of Health / NHS England)

Summary

The Deputy Prime Minister has established, and will chair, a Mental Health Taskforce, which will include Cabinet ministers from across government departments. A number of issues will be examined urgently.

“The taskforce will include the Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt, Home Secretary Theresa May, Communities Secretary Eric Pickles, Education Secretary Nicky Morgan, Justice Secretary Chris Grayling, Business Secretary Vince Cable, Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander and ministers from Education, Health and Defence.”

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Mental Health Taskforce announced. London: Deputy Prime Minister’s Office, The Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP and Department of Health, November 24th 2014. See also: Full Text Link

Reference

The Mental Health Taskforce. London: NHS England, 2015. This relates to: Full Text Link

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Terms of reference. Mental Health Taskforce: a five-year strategy for mental health. London: NHS England, March 25th 2015.

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