Tag Archives: mental health
The carers of those with mental ill health often feel that stigma – real or imagined.
Posted: April 08, 2015|
Unfortunately, despite the promise of a substantial increase in the funding for mental health over the next five years, the funding of mental health services in Cambridgeshire has been one of the lowest in the country for decades.
The way a woman was assessed for benefits led to her suicide less than a month later, according to a mental health watchdog.
- From the section Scotland
The woman had a history of depression and was on significant medication, but scored zero points in a Work Capability Assessment (WCA), carried out by Atos.
Thursday 19 February 2015
Support for carers must not stop after the person they look after passes away or moves out of the home, a new report has urged.