Tag Archives: mental health

TUC 2017

‘Blood on our hands’


Speaking in support of composite 11 on mental health funding, Unite delegate and mental health nurse Ann Crozier today (September 11) highlighted how mental health... Read More
News Feature

‘Too little too late’


Extra funding for suicide prevention is “too little too late” and will not prevent people dying unnecessarily, an influential parliamentary committee has warned.   In... Read More
News Feature

For sanity’s sake


Benefit sanctions must be stopped to avert a national mental health crisis, doctors have warned.   Doctors from Britain’s leading mental health organisations also called... Read More
Quote of the day

Awareness is all


Unite member Paddy Cunningham, a transport worker, suffered from depression which adversely affected his job. He believes awareness of mental health conditions is the most... Read More
News Feature

Unsafe and under-staffed


Mental health nurse (MHN) numbers have dropped by almost a sixth since the Tories took power in 2010 new figures show, despite continued government promises... Read More