The Mental Health Policy Group which includes MIND has published their election requirements for Better Mental Health

We call on the next Government to:

  • ➤  Make a clear commitment to the investment plan associated with the Five Year Forward View for Mental Health covering the period to 2020/21
  • ➤  To commit, beyond 2020/21, to ensure at least £500 million a year additional investment in NHS mental health services through until 2022/23 – securing £1.78 billion more than 2015/16 in 2021/22 and £2.28 billion in 2022/23
  • ➤  Secure fair funding and a sustainable future for public health and mental health social care
  • ➤  Deliver the 10-year mental health research strategy and commit to fair and equitable funding of mental health research