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Shaftesbury’s Melanie Costas from Rural Mental Health Matters addresses Parliamentary Committee

https://www.ruralmentalhealthmatters.co.uk/news/28/MPs+Quiz+Rural+Representatives+for+Mental+Health+Inquiry Melanie Costas, Founder and CEO of Rural Mental Health Matters addressed the EFRA Committee on 26th April. (We’ll forgive her for not being at RMHM project, Socially Connecting Shaftesbury in the Town Hall the day after!) “MPs quiz rural representatives for mental health inquiry The Committee started its inquiry into rural mental health because …

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WEBINAR ON INFORMAL CARERS – PROVIDING GREATER SUPPORT.

Thursday, March 3rd 2022 between 9:30 am and 1:00pm. Public Policy Exchange will be hosting a webinar on informal carers – Providing greater support to relieve financial and emotional pressure. Thursday 3rd March 9.30 am – 1.00 pm Speakers ·         Caroline Dinenage MP, Minister of State for Social Care ·         Emily Holzhausen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs Carers UK …

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Call for Evidence – Parliamentary Committee on Rural Mental Health.

https://committees.parliament.uk/work/1627/rural-mental-health/ “Improving the quality of mental health provision has been an increasing priority for the Government and the NHS in recent years. The NHS Long Term Plan, published on 7 January 2019 sets out the NHS’s aim to advancing mental health equalities, and commits it to providing an additional 380,000 people per year with access …

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