Tagged with 'mental health'
Looking after your helpline workers
It’s World Mental Health Day on the 10th of October, a day on which helpline services should feel proud of the enormous contribution they give to supporting people who are going through difficult periods in their lives. As a sector, we tend to (quite rightly) focus on our service users… Read More
10th Oct 2014
Ensuring that people detained in hospital get better care: changes to the Mental Health Act Code of Practice
Helplines who support people who face being detained due to their mental health, and their carers and families, may find some parts of the new code of interest. The Code of Practice for the Mental Health Act 1983 is important; it sets out how people, particularly those detained under the… Read More
15th Sep 2014