We were delighted to receive the very generous donation from the Dublin Unitarian Church. The Unitarian Church picked Mental Health Reform as their chosen charity for a recent church collection in January. The congregation generously donated on the day in support of our work. We met with Rory Delaney, Deputy Chair of the Church’s Management Committee and Dennis … Read more Thank you Dublin Unitarian Church!
Mental Health Reform would like to say a huge THANK YOU to all the staff and students in Blackrock Further Education Institute (BFEI). We were delighted to be invited to speak at BFEI’s first Mental Health Week in 2018. The talk was very well attended and the interest and passion held for mental health was … Read more Thank you Blackrock Further Education Institute!
The HSE’s National Service Plan provides a high-level indication of priorities for mental health service delivery in 2019 along with a statement of the overall budget. In prior years, a more detailed Mental Health Division Operational Plan followed the service plan and provided further clarity on the allocation of funding for various initiatives and details … Read more Snapshot analysis of the HSE’s National Service Plan 2019
Mental Health Reform has called for the urgent need for a time frame for the completion of the drafting of the Deprivation of Liberty safeguards (DOLs) so that people can feel protected accessing mental health services. It was originally proposed the DOLs would be introduced under the Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016 at Committee stage. Subsequently, … Read more Urgent need for Deprivation of Liberty safeguards
Today, on the 13th anniversary of Ireland’s national mental health policy A Vision for Change, Mental Health Reform has called on the Government to learn from the past and to commit to a costed implementation plan for the updated policy due out this year. “A Vision for Change is today starting its 14th year. While the … Read more Lessons must be learned from shortcomings in implementing mental health policy
Community Development Officer – CHO 3 Job Description & Person Specification Reports to: Senior Communications and Advocacy Officer Location: Limerick City Duration: 1 year About Mental Health Reform Mental Health Reform is Ireland’s leading national coalition on mental health. With over 70 member organisations, we work together to drive progressive reform of … Read more We are hiring!