Below are our latest public statements and publications. You can search our full range of briefings, responses to government consultations, press releases, photos and other information, by using the categories on the right.
A Manifesto to Promote Children and Young People’s Mental Health11 November 2019,
Today, the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition publishes its manifesto calling on all political parties to prioritise the mental health of children and young people this General Election. A Manifesto to Promote Children and Young People’s Mental Health outlines a range of measures...
Making the grade: How education shapes young people’s mental health22 October 2019,
Good mental health is vital in allowing young people to learn, build resilience and develop the skills they need to grow into well-rounded, healthy adults. But how can we ensure that schools, colleges and universities are nurturing environments which promote their wellbeing? Making the grade (one...
The Good Childhood Report 201928 August 2019,
Almost a quarter of a million children in the UK report being unhappy with their lives as a whole, according to new figures from The Children’s Society .
Overshadowed20 June 2019,
The mental health needs of young people with learning disabilities are overlooked despite an increased risk
CYPMHC response to today’s announcements on preventing mental illness18 June 2019,
“The Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition welcomes the package of measures announced today by the Prime Minister to improve the nation’s mental health. It is encouraging that young people’s mental health continues to be a national priority and these commitments build on existing...
Ofsted Education Inspection Framework 2019: inspecting the substance of education16 April 2019,
A joint consultation response from the CYPMHC and the PWBMHS
Mental Health Services for Children and Young People11 January 2019,
Coaltion's response to the Public Accounts Committee inquiry report
A long-term plan to serve the nation’s children and young people8 January 2019,
CYPMHC response to the publication of the NHS Long-Term Plan
CYPMHC response to Mental Health Act Review6 December 2018,
"We welcome today’s launch of the independent review into the Mental Health Act"
Mental Health of CYP in England, 201722 November 2018,
New data shows long overdue need for a radical change to improve children’s mental health, says CYMPHC