MENTAL HEALTH WEEK MARKED

During Mental Health Week, the Prime Minister thanked Prince Harry for his tireless work for Mental Health and gave her best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for their upcoming wedding this weekend.

  • The Prime Minister also recognised that as a Government, we are putting record levels of funding into Mental Health and said that we are absolutely committed to seeing Mental Health services improve on the ground.

 

  • She has committed to making an additional £1.4 billion available to improve children’s and young people’s mental health services.

 

  • We have committed to ensuring that by 2020 and 2021, 70,000 more children and young people each year will have access to high quality NHS mental healthcare.

 

  • We are putting more money and more facilities into mental health to ensure that those with mental health issues are properly treated and given the treatment that they deserve.

Pictured are Kate Middleton, husband Prince William and brother-in-law Prince Harry who spearheaded "Heads Together" to eliminate stigmas of mental health.