Tag: MEntal health

Nolan Inside Hydebank: Tackle the social roots of crime

The documentary Nolan Inside Hydebank – in which the well-known presenter spends time in a young offenders’ centre – offers an insight into the societal harm that poverty and the lack of vital services can cause.

Tackling the mental health crisis

Mental health services continue to be so overwhelmed by demand that people seeking help routinely face long waiting lists to access the treatment they need.

Overwhelming Victory for Save Our Day Centres Campaign!

By Pat Lawlor – Organiser, NIPSA Belfast Health Branch (personal capacity) On 21 st June, over 200 service users, carers and supporters crammed into a hall at Knockbracken Healthcare Park. After nine months of campaigning, the recommendations on the future of mental health and learning disability day centres were to be revealed by […]