Suicide and homicide rates in mental health patients revealed

Suicide and homicide rates in mental health patients revealed

19 Jul 2011 Suicide rates among people with mental illness in England and Wales have fallen over the last decade, latest figures show. The 2011 Annual Report published today (Tuesday, 19 July) by The University of Manchester’s National Confidential Inquiry (NCI) into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness reveals: Patient suicides have fallen […]

In the last act of indignity, hospital staff pulled his lifeless uncovered body across the floor in a fashion that his loving family described as like ‘dragging a dead animal’.

In the last act of indignity, hospital staff pulled his lifeless uncovered body across the floor in a fashion that his loving family described as like ‘dragging a dead animal’.

Today we publish two very different photographs. One showing a man who was happy before his mental illness and self-medication took over. This constant bad news has to stop; patients must be listened  to and dignity given to every human. Today Manchester Users Network will be writing to the government requesting that they now give […]

Hats Off To Alan Hartman For Running in the Manchester 10K 2011

The Chairman of Manchester Users Network, Alan Hartman ran this years 10K  to raise vital funds for MUN & to Highlight Mainway Enterprises, where patients do not want changes to the success story which Mainway has been for many of its great-hearted services users, keeping patients healthy and engaged in community living. The NHS trained staff at Mainway  have […]

Urgent Public Meeting

Hello Everyone, On June 8th 2011 Manchester Users Network carry on with its campaign meetings. You can support us by forwarding this article to everyone you know. Check out the website www.manchesterusersnetwork.org.uk for regular updates. Write back your opinions to us and or even attend our meeting at: Park House Hospital Delauneys Rd Crumpsall Manchester […]

THE SUM OF £3.9 Billion REQUIRES ALL USERS TO ASK QUESTIONS

THE SUM OF £3.9 Billion REQUIRES ALL USERS TO ASK QUESTIONS

Mental Health Services: Hospital Beds Below was given in Written answers in The House of Commons on Thursday 20th November 2008, the amount for Mental Health Trust’s belonging to the NHS to give dignity to its patients seems an amount of monies to be a sum which needs every MP and especially our Manchester MP’s […]