The Stockport Clinical Commissioning Group commissioned us to deliver a consultation exercise with young people about their needs and wishes for mental health support (a key national and local improvement priority). We received feedback from 171 Young People, 47 parents/carers,… Read more
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High Court ruling – changes to PIP are ‘blatantly discriminatory’ against people with mental health problems
Earlier this year, the Government introduced changes to Personal Independence Payments (PIP). These changes restricted eligibility for thousands of people with mental health problems. When the regulations were announced, National Mind campaigned to have them overturned in parliament. Mind were… Read more
Yesterday was World Mental Health Day (WMHD) and we were in various locations around Stockport raising awareness, delivering training and inviting people to make a pledge. We spoke to over 90 people at our information stands and delivered training to… Read more
National Mind are leading a major new research project to explore people’s experiences of mental health support provided by the voluntary/charity sector and primary care services (e.g. GPs, pharmacists). Working closely with expert research partners the Picker Institute, they will… Read more
National Mind have teamed up with Team Personal Best and England Athletics to create an exciting national online challenge – #17MinutesForMe. The challenge encourages people to do 17 minutes of physical activity 3 times a week during the period of the athletics championships to enhance their… Read more