MHPF continues to be the leading voice representing voluntary sector mental health service providers across England.

News & features

  • Highlighted in a letter by MP Alistair Burt, the Crisis Care Concordat action plan has had a significant amount of progress throughout local areas in England.  

  • NHS Citizen is encouraging more people across England to get involved with the NHS and gives everyone the opportunity to voice their views on how the NHS works.

    The programme aims to enable the public to highlight areas which they feel the NHS needs to focus on and consider when shaping future strategy and actions. Everyone in England is welcome to get involved and influence the direction of the NHS and healthcare services for their communities.

  • NHS Expo will be hosted by NHS England and bring together people from across health and care, including the voluntary and community sector, local government and industry. The two day event features speakers, a pop-up university with workshops and an exhibition exploring the relevant issues in the sector. It encourages attendees to learn and share their ideas and service innovations to develop and improve health and care services. 

  • Following on from Healthwatch England’s special inquiry on mental health, a more comprehensive review of discharge services has been published. Safely Home considers the experience of people leaving hospital and care settings. The report focuses on the impact on older people, homeless people and people with mental health conditions.