Former New Labour Government Adviser Alastair Campbell has launched a new mental health programme for young people in Flintshire.
There has been a mixed reaction to how the UK Government’s Spending Review will affect mental health service users in Wales.
Hafal has launched ‘12 Lives’ – a unique publication presenting the stories of people in Wales with experience of serious mental illness – and its Big Lottery-funded Young People’s Information Hub, at the Senedd.
Hafal Chief Executive Bill Walden-Jones has urged law-makers to ensure that the Proposed Mental Health (Wales) Measure “must set out and clearly prescribe a modern, progressive, holistic care plan.”
In the second of her special reports on ITV Wales this week Journalist Mariclare Carey-Jones looked at the shortage of accommodation with support for people with mental ill health.
The Mental Health (Wales) Measure is currently being considered in detail by the National Assembly for Wales.