Resources - Mental Health Reform

Guiding A Vision for Change – Agenda for Action

Guiding A Vision for Change – Manifesto

Mental Health Reform Newsletters

Mental Health Reform Publications and Submissions

Irish Mental Health Coalition Publications and Submissions

Other Documents

  • A Vision for Change – Published in 2006, A Vision for Change is the Government policy on how to reform the mental health services. At its heart it is about building and fostering positive mental health across the entire community and stands for providing accessible, community-based, specialist services for people with mental health difficulties. It’s outside target date for implementation is 2016.
  • Accountability in the delivery of A Vision for Change-  A report prepared by Indecon International Economic Consultants for Amnesty International Ireland launched in partnership with the Irish Mental Health Coalition, published in 2010.
  • HSE Best Practice Guidance for mental health services