Mental Health Network

Speaker at MHN2017

The Mental Health Network of the NHS Confederation is the voice for NHS funded mental health and learning disability service providers in England. 

We represent NHS providers from across the statutory, independent and third sectors in working with government, regulators, opinion formers, media and the wider NHS to promote excellence in mental health services and the importance of good mental health.

Sean Duggan

Mental Health Network: Who we are

Find out who's who and meet our board and the team.

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About the Mental Health Network

Our work is driven by our commitment to improving mental health care and the provision of mental health and disability services.

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Mental Health Network Membership

Membership of the Mental Health Network is open to any provider of NHS-funded mental health services.

Zoe Blake

My Mental Health Network: Zoë Blake

The Mental Health Network is pleased to publish a series of online articles dedicated to profiling our members and their experience of the network.

Rob Brougham

My Mental Health Network: Rob Brougham

The Mental Health Network is pleased to publish a series of online articles dedicated to profiling our members and their experience of the network.

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Mental Health Medical Directors Forum

A newly established, dedicated forum for Medical Directors for organisations that provide NHS-funded mental health services.

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Black History Month 2020

Mental Health organisations supporting mental health for the black population

Latest News

Extra £3 billion for the NHS welcome but the bare minimum

Responding to the reported extra £3 billion funding for the NHS, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said extra funding for the NHS was welcome but the bare minimum

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Arts and health initiatives have been proven to improve health and wellbeing in Wales

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The Welsh NHS Confederation and the Arts Council of Wales have renewed their commitment to raising awareness of the benefits that the arts can have on people’s health and wellbeing

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NHS Wales doing all we can to maintain access to mental health services

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Darren Hughes, Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Coronavirus update from the Welsh Government

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CQC report highlights need for support and investment in learning disability services

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Responding to the CQC’s report Out of sight – who cares?, Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, which is part of the NHS Confederation, said CQC report highlights need for support and investment in learning disability services

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