MHPF has been established to promote quality care outcomes for people receiving mental health services. In meeting our objectives we have formed alliances and are working in partnership with many organisations and networks who share our aims.
This page includes links to the websites of organisations we support as well as links to official government websites relevant to the care industry.
Allied Insurance , has a long history of dealing with the very specialised insurance requirements of the care sector and our dedicated team are in a position to provide quality advice on just about all aspects of this particular area of business.
Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO)
Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO) is the only professional organisation in the third sector that is dedicated to chief executives. ACEVO works to connect, develop and represent the sector leaders. 1800 full members are responsible for heading organisations that collectively employ 200,000 staff members.
ADASS is a charity and the association aims to further the interests of people in need of social care by promoting high standards of social care services and influencing the development of social care legislation and policy
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
BACP is the largest and broadest body within the sector. Through its work BACP ensures that it meets its remit of public protection whilst also developing and informing its members. It’s work with large and small organisations within the sector ranges from advising schools on how to set up a counselling service, assisting the NHS on service provision, working with voluntary agencies and supporting independent practitioners. BACP participates in the development of counselling and psychotherapy at an international level.
The Care Providers Alliance brings together representative bodies for independent adult social care providers in a commitment to work together to ensure a united service provider response to major issues which affect the sector.
Centre for Mental Health carries out research, policy work and analysis to improve practice and influence policy in mental health as well as public services. They focus on criminal justice and employment, with supporting work on broader mental health and public policy. The aim is to find practical and effective ways of overcoming identified barriers so that people with mental health problems can make their own lives better with good quality support from the services they need to achieve their aspirations.
The Charity Commission is the independent Government department which registers and regulates charities in England and Wales. Our role is to ensure that the public can support charities with confidence.
Counselling Directory provides the UK with a huge counselling support network, enabling those in distress to find a counsellor close to them and appropriate for their needs. This is a free, confidential service that will hopefully encourage those in distress to seek help. The website also contains various sections on emotional disorders (types of distress section) and provides some useful articles and events for the public.
Healthwatch England is the new, independent consumer champion for health and social care in England. Their job is to argue for the consumer interest of all those who use health and social care services.
They are a strategic partner of the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and has complete independence about what it investigates and what is says.
Hypnotherapy Directory was launched to connect individuals with qualified professionals in the UK. We offer information about what hypnotherapy is, how it can help, upcoming events, articles written by professionals and the latest hypnotherapy news.
International Initiative for Mental Heath Leadership
IIMHL offers support and technical assistance to countries and their provider leaders by assisting leaders in adapting to rapid changes in the field and providing a support network through partnership with other leaders from around the world. IIMHL identifies and shares the best in managerial and operational practices together with access to information about developments that are occurring in other countries.
Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health - new website
The Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health launches new website containing resources and tools to inspire and support commissioners and Clinical Commissioning Groups to improve commissioning for mental health and wellbeing.
An independent charity working to improve health and health care. Work to shape policy and practice throuhg research and analysis; develop individuals, teams and organisations; promote understanding of the health and social care system; and bring people together to learn, share knowledge and debate.
The Mental Health Providers Forum is a not-for-profit organisation registered in England as Voluntary Sector Mental Health Providers Forum and is a company limited by guarantee no. 5536120. Registered Charity no. 1120222. Registered office: 1st Floor, Kinnard House, 1 Pall Mall East, London, SW1Y 5BP.