- Improving mental health is everybody’s business and requires action across government
- Positive mental health should be promoted with early intervention when people become unwell
- Mental health services should help people fulfil their potential
- Service users and carers should shape their own support
It calls for a cabinet minister to champion mental-health improvements within Government and calls for a new public-service agreement specifying how Government services should boost mental-health and wellbeing. It calls for the Government's programme to improve access to psychological therapies to be extended to all client groups and throughout the country and for more mental-health training for teachers, police and social-care staff. It also says that the Government should help employers to recruit, support and retain people with experience of mental-health problems.
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