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Stretched staff doing their best to provide great care but mental health services need more staff and modern facilities

Mental health network

19 / 2 / 2020 Midnight

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, responds to the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman’s report on NHS mental health services

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Mental Health Network responds to Conservative Party manifesto

Mental health network

24 / 11 / 2019 7.08pm

The Mental Health Network has responded to the Conservative Party manifesto, published on 24 November.

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The Mental Health Policy Group's 2019 general election manifesto for mental health

Mental health network

13 / 11 / 2019 5.31pm

The Mental Health Policy Group - a coalition of six organisations working together for better mental health, launches the Manifesto for Better Mental Health as the new Prime Minister takes up post.

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Labour’s mental health focus continues momentum, says Mental Health Network

Mental health network

13 / 11 / 2019 8.54am

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, responds to the Labour Party’s election pledge for NHS funding

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Work needed to improve care for people with learning disabilities

Mental health network

01 / 11 / 2019 1.15pm

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, responds to the Joint Committee on Human Rights report on the detention of children and young people with learning disabilities and autism

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Early mental health care for children and young people can transform lives, says Mental Health Network

Mental health network

20 / 8 / 2019 10.58am

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network responds to the Government's announcement of investment in projects to support children and young people’s mental health

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Mental Health Network seeks nominations for new NHS Chair board member

Mental health network

12 / 8 / 2019 8.20am

The Mental Health Network (MHN) is currently seeking nominations to the position of NHS Chair representative to its Board.

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Manifesto for Better Mental Health

Mental health network

25 / 7 / 2019 10.46am

The Mental Health Policy Group which includes the Mental Health Network has published its 2019 election manifesto

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Still a lot to do to reduce inappropriate out-of-area placements, says Mental Health Network

Mental health network

24 / 6 / 2019 1.04pm

Rebecca Cotton, director of policy at the Mental Health Network, responds to the BMA investigation about out-of-area mental health provision

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Mental Health Network: pleasing to see mental health and learning disability nursing recognised in Interim People Plan

Mental health network

03 / 6 / 2019 11.04am

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, responds to the Interim NHS People Plan

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