World Mental Health Day 2018

10th October 2018

The theme of this year’s World Mental Health Day is “young people and mental health in a changing world”. 

Half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, but most cases go undetected and untreated. The World Health Organisation's focus is on building mental resilience among young people, to help them cope with the challenges of today’s world. 
 

Social impact bond initiative launches to reduce number of children in care

16th January 2018

Five London boroughs have joined forces to launch a therapeutic care programme funded with a £4.5m social impact bond, in a bid to keeping more than 350 vulnerable young people out of care.

World Mental Health Day 2017

10th October 2017

Mental health in the workplace is the theme of World Mental Health Day 2017. The overall objective is to raise awareness of mental health issues and mobilise efforts in support of better mental health.

The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.

For more information please visit the WHO website

Invitation to Tender for pan London SIB now open!

The invitation to tender for the Tower Hamlets led procurement of a Social Impact Bond funded service for MST and FFT to prevent adolescents entering the care system, is now published.

National Implementation Service Seminars – Evidence into real world practice in Children’s Services, Creativity and Innovation in challenging times

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the forthcoming NIS Seminars:
 
'Evidence Into Real World Practice in Children's Services: Creativity and Innovation in Challenging Times'.
 
Leeds on 4th November & Birmingham on 9th November 2016.