Mental Health Alliance Lobbies Parliament

Members of the Mental Health Alliance, including voluntary organisations from Wales, lobby Parliament today to raise concerns about the draft Mental Health Bill.

Minister publishes response to Draft Mental Health Bill

In her response to Jacqui Smith MP, Minister of State for Health, Jane Hutt – Minister for Health and Social Services in Wales stated “… I am most anxious that a proper balance is struck between services for detained patients and general mental health where the emphasis is on empowerment, choice and de-stigmatising services in modernised settings.”