Local authorities and the Community Mental Health Framework - making partnership real
2021 is a pivotal year for people severely affected by mental illness. Our new briefing outlines the vital role local authorities have to play in the rollout of the landmark Community Mental Health Framework and the benefits of doing so.
Read our latest briefing with practical tools and tips on how local authorities can increase their involvement in the process and the benefits of doing so.
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Local authorities and the NHS Long Term Plan
Our previous briefing, released in November 2020, provides additional context around the NHS Long Term Plan and Community Mental Health Framework, and related opportunities for local authorities.
Read more Local authorities and the NHS Long Term Plan
In October 2020, we launched our first guide designed to support STPs/ICSs to work with partners to take the first five steps needed to transform community mental health care.
Read more Thinking differently
Keep thinking differently
Following on from Thinking differently, Keep thinking differently supports STPs/ICSs and their partners to overcome initial barriers and continue their journey of community mental health transformation.
Read more Keep thinking differently
Building communities that care
Many factors shape our mental health, such as how socially connected we are, the state of our finances, the stability of our housing and our physical health. Our research shows that people severely affected by mental illness want more support accessing this kind of care in their communities.
Read more Building communities that care