reports

Third Sector Scheme

This Scheme is made under Section 74 of the Government of Wales Act 2006 which requires Welsh Ministers to make a scheme setting out how they propose, in the exercise of their functions, to ...

Substance Misuse Treatment Framework (SMTF)

Recovery Oriented Integrated Systems of Care

This document is a component module of the Welsh Government’s Substance Misuse Treatment Framework. It reflects the philosophy of ...

Together for Mental Health Delivery Plan

Welsh Government

Together for Mental Health builds on improvements in mental health services over the last 10 years, including the legal requirements of The Mental Health (Wales) Measure ...

Together for Mental Health

Welsh Government

Together for Mental Health builds on improvements in mental health services over the last 10 years, including the legal requirements of The Mental Health (Wales) Measure ...

Conwy Older Persons` Housing Strategy

Conwy County Borough Council is in the process of developing their Older Persons` Housing Strategy for 2012-2017. This strategy will set out a five year plan for developing housing for older ...

“Making a Difference Together” Event Summary

“Making a Difference Together” Event Summary – Hope Church, Newtown, May 16th, 2012 ...

Together for Change @ The Liberty, Swansea

In partnership with NLIAH and Mental Health Action Wales…
Together for Change @ The Liberty, Swansea ...

Health and Social Care Committee

This paper provides background information to inform the Health and Social Care Committee’s discussion with the Minister for Health and Social Services at its meeting on 25 January ...

Multidisciplinary Working

Multidisciplinary Working: A Framework for Practice in Wales.
September 2011 by the Continuing NHS Healthcare National Programme ...

Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010

National Service Model for Local Primary Mental Health Support Services
August 2011

This National Service Model seeks to assist the delivery of local primary mental health support ...

EU Funding Directory for Wales

This Directory provides Welsh organisations with a practical guide to the various sources of European funding available, from Structural Funding to European Commission competitive programmes. It ...

CSSIW engagement strategy - a consultation document

Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) wants to ensure that people who use services and who have an interest in services inform and influence their work for the future. This ...

How to judge a good ward

Do the right thing: how to judge a good ward
Ten standards for adult in-patient mental healthcare
June 2011
Royal College of Psychiatrists ...

Adult Mental Health Services – Follow up Report

Huw Vaughan Thomas
Auditor General for Wales
Wales Audit Office

Since 2005, there have been important improvements in adult mental health services in many parts of Wales, ...

Adult Mental Health Services – Survey of service users

Wales Audit Office

As part of our follow up review of adult mental health services, we undertook a survey of service users during the second half of 2009. We have referred throughout our ...

HIW Three Year Plan

HEALTHCARE INSPECTORATE WALES WANTS TO HEAR YOUR VIEWS ON ITS 3 YEAR WORK PROGRAMME

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW), the leading regulator of healthcare is seeking your views on our ...

Monitoring the Mental Health Act

Monitoring the use of the Mental Health Act in 2009 - 2010

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales

This is the first annual report by Healthcare Inspectorate Wales of its activities and ...

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board - Our 5 Year Plan

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
“Bringing people and services together for North Wales”
Our 5 Year Plan 2010/15 ...

A guide to procurement law

Pathways Through the maze
A guide to procurement law
Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP

This guide is invaluable to anybody working for a local charity, voluntary organisation, ...

Public Protection Unit Force Structure

NORTH WALES POLICE Public Protection Unit Force Structure

A Charter for Staff and Volunteers

This Charter sets out the key principles on which volunteering is organised and how good relations between paid staff and volunteers are built. It has been developed jointly by Wales Council for ...

Response to the Government (MHF)

The Mental Health Foundation

Response to the Government’s listening exercise on its proposed reform of the NHS, to be enacted via the Health and Social Care Bill

Our response ...

Offender Personality Disorder Pathway Implementation Plan

Consultation on the Offender Personality Disorder Pathway Implementation Plan Prepared by Department of Health / National Offender Management Service Offender Personality Disorder Team Developed ...

Monitoring Mental Health Act 2009-10

Monitoring the use of the Mental Health Act in 2009 - 2010
Healthcare Inspectorate Wales

This is the first annual report by Healthcare Inspectorate Wales of its activities and ...

Fairer Health Outcomes For All

Fairer Health Outcomes For All
Reducing Inequities in Health Strategic Action Plan
Our Healthy Future - Technical Working Paper 2 ...

Double Stigma

Double Stigma
The needs and experiences of lesbian, gay and bisexual people with mental health issues living in Wales - Summary Report 2009 ...

Improving Wellbeing through Healthy Lifestyle Choices

IMPROVING WELLBEING THROUGH HEALTHY LIFE CHOICES
Lessons from a West Midlands initiative with Health Trainers and Psychological Therapy Practitioners ...

Sustainable Social Services for Wales

Sustainable Social Services for Wales: A Framework for Action

High quality responsive, citizen centred social services are essential to a successful Wales. That is why we are setting out ...

Follow-up review of adult mental health services

Follow-up review of adult mental health services
North Wales Health Community
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
Wrexham County Borough Council
Flintshire County ...

Mental Health and the Productivity Challenge

The King’s Fund

The National Health Service (NHS) faces a productivity gap of some £14 billion over the next three years, as a result of which it needs to make productivity ...

Housing services for adults with mental health needs

Wales Audit Office

Access to housing of an appropriate quality and related care and support services is critical in ensuring the independence and social inclusion of people who have a ...

Homecare Re-ablement Study

SPRU, University of York and PSSRU, University of Kent, commissioned by CSED
November 2010

In January 2007, CSED published a Discussion Document 1 that brought together a body of ...

Major Report Calls For Introduction Of All-Wales Criteria For Social Care Services

Independent Commission on Social Services publishes ‘From Vision to Action’

Common eligibility criteria for social care should be introduced to ensure more equitable provision ...

Draft Guidance for Engagement and Consultation on Changes to Health Services

This consultation is about new guidance to be issued to the NHS in Wales. It will assist the NHS in managing effective public engagement and in handling consultations on service changes. Views on ...

No Health Without Public Mental Health

Royal College of Psychiatrists London
Approved by Council: October 2010

In the past two decades there emerged evidence to suggest that over three-quarters of psychiatric disorders ...

Assessing changes - outcomes

Charities Evaluation Services
October 2010

This guide is a practical handbook to help you identify and develop ways to collect information on the outcomes of your work, that is, to ...

Delivering the Care Programme

This interim guidance is provided to Local Health Boards (LHBs) and Local Authorities in Wales to advise them on how they should proceed in relation to service planning under the CPA. The guidance ...

WAG - Annual Operating Frameworks 2010-2011

The Welsh Assembly Government considers 2010/2011 to be a year of transition and that Annual Operating Framework (AOF) for 2010-2011 provides a bridge to embark on the start of a five year ...

Gwynedd & Anglesey Service User & Carer Involvement Strategy

For many years the benefits of service user and carer participation in mental health services in Wales have been widely recognised. However, developments have been ad-hoc, depending on local ...

The Mental Health (Wales) Measure

The Mental Health (Wales) Measure has been laid before the National Assembly for Wales, and if enacted will make a number of important changes to the current legislative arrangements in respect of ...

Flintshire Newsletter!

Mindful is a quarterly newsletter promoting Recovery and Wellbeing to people with mental health problems and their carers in Flintshire. For a copy please contact Capabilities ...

A Strategic Direction:2009 - 2012

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Bringing people and services together for North Wales

October 2009

Imagine a public system where citizens can access the same ...

New Horizons

A cross government programme of action to improve the mental health and well-being of the population and the quality and accessiblilty of services for people with poor mental health, with a view ...

Reward and Recognition

The principles and practice of service user payment and reimbursement in health and social care

A guide for service providers, service users and carers

Realising ambitions

Better employment support for people with a mental health condition.

Working our way to better mental health

Mental ill-health presents a major challenge to the well-being of our society, and the strength of our economy. It blights lives, traps people in poverty and prevents the country harnessing the ...

Work, Recovery and Inclusion

Sets out a high level vsion and series of commitments to support people in contact with secondary mental health services into work.

Raising the Standard

The Revised Adult Mental Health National Service Framework and an Action Plan for Wales

Nothing about us without us

Involving service users in all aspects of mental health services in North Wales.

Stronger in Partnership 2

Involving Service Users and Carers in the design, planning, delivery and evaluation of mental health services in Wales.

October 2008