Theresa May to announce extra funding for child mental health treatment

Theresa May is set to use her first major speech of 2017 to announce extra help for young people with mental health problems.

Theresa May to announce extra funding for child mental health treatment

Written by:  John Ashmore     The Times reports that Mrs May will use an address on Monday to try to shift the focus away from Brexit and on to other policy areas. While she has committed to outlining her “vision” for Britain’s post-Brexit future, the Prime Minister is also apparently keen for her premiership […]

Homeless people being denied mental health services

Areas with high numbers of rough sleepers are failing to provide the specialist mental health services they need, according to homelessness charity St Mungo’s.

Homeless people being denied mental health services

BY: Mark Whitehead A survey of health and local authority commissioners in areas with ten or more rough sleepers on any one night found only a third were providing mental health assessment, support and treatment for adults sleeping rough. St Mungo’s have asked for an urgent meeting with health secretary Jeremy Hunt to discuss funding for […]