From Newsletter #2 Autumn 2010

By Michael Lavalette, SWAN National Convenor

So now we know. The

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From Newsletter #2 Autumn 2010

By Peter Beresford, Chair of Shaping Our Lives national service

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From Newsletter #1 Spring 2010

The Social Work Taskforce recently published its Final Report. What

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From Newsletter #1 Spring 2010

Dan Morton, social work student, reports on two recent events,

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From Newsletter #1 Spring 2010

Tony Taylor explains why practitioners have set up a campaign to put

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  • Mental Health Charter: submission on inpatient adult psychiatric care

SWAN supporters will already be familiar with the SWAN endorsed Mental Health Charter which was launched in 2014. The Charter critiques the crisis in mental health services in the context of austerity and calls for an end to the cuts while proposing radical alternatives. Recently the Mental Health Charter responded to the Royal College of Psychiatrists' Independent Commission into the state of Inpatient Adult Psychiatric Care as part of its call for evidence.

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