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Building Resilient Communities (Mental Health Foundation)

Summary This report from the Mental Health Foundation reminds councils about the importance of prioritising mental health in their public health strategies. It assembles the evidence and people’s experiences about resilient communities (and individuals), with practical suggestions on how teams … Continue reading

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Guide for Overview and Scrutiny Committees (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, with top UK mental health charities, has released six briefings on better local mental health services. These briefings, commissioned by the Department of Health, explain the Government’s “No Health Without Mental Health” strategy. They cover … Continue reading

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Guide for Local Authorities (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, with top UK mental health charities, has released six briefings on better local mental health services. These briefings, commissioned by the Department of Health, elaborate on the Government’s “No Health Without Mental Health” strategy. … Continue reading

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Guide for Directors of Public Health (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, working with UK mental health charities, has released six briefings on better local mental health services. These briefings were commissioned by the Department of Health and build on Government’s “No Health Without Mental Health” … Continue reading

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Guide for Health and Wellbeing Boards (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, in partnership with leading UK mental health charities, has released six briefings on the subject of developing better local mental health services. These briefings were commissioned by the Department of Health and build on … Continue reading

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Guide for Local HealthWatch (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, in partnership with leading UK mental health charities, has produced a series of six briefings aimed at helping develop better local mental health services. These briefings were commissioned by the Department of Health. The briefings build … Continue reading

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Guide for Clinical Commissioning Groups (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, in partnership with leading UK mental health charities, released a series of six briefings on World Mental Health Day with the aim of helping to develop better local mental health services. These briefings were commissioned by the … Continue reading

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About the Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health (JCP-MH)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 9, April 2012]. Summary The Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health (JCP-MH) is a collaboration between key organisations with an interest in mental health … Continue reading

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Black Asian Minority Ethnic (BAME) Families and Personalisation (Carers UK)

Summary BAME carers have specific cultural needs and often struggle to secure tailored support from traditional services. Personalisation should offer the ideal opportunity for BAME families in this regard, in that the recipients of personal budgets may exercise choice and … Continue reading

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