By Zephaniah Samuels A plan for what the Government should do in the first 100 days of the new parliament to improve the lives of people with mental health problems entitled 'Improving England's Mental Health: The First 100 Days and Beyond' has prioritised five areas for action that does not touch... Read more..
By Ruth Dayspring With unemployment rates among the UK's African Caribbean communities at a disturbing 18.3% compared to the national average 5.6%, a new report suggesting that people claiming benefits are being coerced into undertaking psychological interventions has raised concerns among human... Read more..
The family of physically healthy, 29-year-old Kingsley Burrell who had no history of mental illness but died after he was restrained by police while detained under the Mental Health Act at Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust, have called on the Crown Prosecution Service to review it's decision... Read more..
By Ruth Dayspring Repeating many of the findings contained in Black Mental Health UK and Cancer Black Care's report entitled: Improving Cancer Screening Access for London's African Caribbean Communities Living with a diagnosis of Mental Illness launched at City Hall in 2014, the University of Leicester... Read more..
By Zephaniah Samuels16-2-09 A new report by the Prison Reform Trust has revealed that thousands of people in need of mental health care are regularly dumped into the prison system with catastrophic results.