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 left.
Early Intervention is the Key to Creating a Sustainable Health and Social Care System15 July 2016,
As a new government is formed during the month that marks the founding of the NHS in 1948, the debate continues about how we can continue to finance first rate health and social care for those that need it. A debate that sees people giving sage nods to the importance of sustainability across...
Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition announced as Charity Times Awards finalist14 July 2016,
It has been announced that the Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Coalition (CYPMH) has been shortlisted for the Cross Sector Partnership of the Year award, part of the Charity Times Awards. Zurich Community Trust has played an integral role in the birth of the Coalition, a group of over 100...
For the Sake of the Wellbeing of Children and Young People, Adults now Need to Show Leadership in the Wake of Brexit1 July 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's Huffington Post blog about supporting children and young people's worries and anxieties following the vote to leave the EU. Follow this link to read the blog - http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/prof-dame-sue-bailey/for-the-sake-of-the...
Building Resilience20 June 2016,
Letter from our Chair, Prof Dame Sue Bailey to Times - published 18th June 2016 Sir, When it comes to promoting the emotional development of children and young people, David Aaronovitch is right to warn against “making crises out of challenges” (“The kids are all right so give parents a break”,...
Invest Today for a Better Tomorrow9 June 2016,
This leaflet gives an overview of the Children & Young People's Mental Health Coalition - our vision, aims, priorities and some key achievements. Download our leaflet by clicking on this link
If we are serious about preventing suicide in children and young people we would prioritise their mental health and wellbeing7 June 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's Huffington Post blog about the importance of promoting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing in order to prevent suicide. Click here to read the blog.
As a Nation, We Have a Short-Sighted Approach to Children’s Mental Health12 April 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's Huffington Post blog about the importance of a whole systems approach to supporting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing. Click here to read the blog .
Developing a New Vision to Improve Mental Healthcare Provision for Children and Young People11 March 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey’s Huffington Post blog about the new Values Based Child and Adolescent Mental Health System Commission. Click here to read the blog .
Turning Good Will Into Action: Now Is the Time to Deliver on Children and Young People’s Mental Health21 February 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey’s Huffington Post blog welcoming The Mental Health Taskforce report, but also raising some concerns. Click here to read the blog .
Overlooked and Forgotten: a review of how well children and young people's mental health is being prioritised in the current commissioning landscape1 October 2014,
This report, which is based on a review of joint strategic needs assessments (JSNAs) and joint health and wellbeing strategies (JHWS) found that local areas are not prioritising children and young people's mental health needs. The key findings were: 2 in 3 Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNAs)...