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

News & features

  • The third sector and its statutory colleagues share the same goal of aspiring to provide high-quality health and care services, at a time when demographics and finances alone provide significant challenge. There are a number of key agendas that affect us all:-

  • MHPF welcomes plans to provide funding for targeted support for people with mental health problems, which will include support for mothers, teenagers with eating disorders and people experiencing psychosis. The funding should ensure the introduction of waiting time targets, access to 24/7 community based treatments and improvements to crisis care. 

  • Last week MHPF attended the 3rd Sector Care Awards, which celebrates innovation and excellence in the sector’s provision of care and support.

  • As part of the Care Providers Alliance, MHPF were involved in a joint statement emphasising the dangers of a shortfall in social care funding.