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The Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition brings together leading charities to campaign jointly on the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people.
At any one time, 1 in 10 children and young people have a diagnosable mental health problem, and it is well established that most adolescent and adult mental illness can be traced back to childhood.
Addressing issues early helps individuals and society – that message needs a powerful voice.
BLOG: The Front Line In The Battle For The Nation's Mental Health Isn't The NHS31 October 2017,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's blog about how addressing mental health isn't just about NHS services, we need a whole system approach. Visit blog here .
The Values-Based Child and Adolescent Mental Health system (VB CAMHs) Network29 August 2017,
CYPMHC sponsors the VBP CAMHS system Network aiming to bring together stakeholders, including influential experts from different disciplines such as education, social care, charities, NGOs, general practice, ethics, philosophy, together with experts by experience, including patients and relatives. It will provide a forum that aims to deliver key recommendations of the Commission.
The coalition’s aim is to bring together leading charities to campaign jointly on the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people and ensure that our voice is heard. Our members all have an interest in the CYPMHC's remit and support our values. View our Steering Group members View our...