Equality News Update: Care Appointments: Unacceptable levels of delayed discharge for learning disability patients in Scotland

Four new reports published today by the Mental Welfare Commission of visits to units for people with learning disabilities found unacceptable levels of delayed discharge, with some patients waiting years to leave hospital.Continue reading Equality News Update: Care Appointments: Unacceptable levels of delayed discharge for learning disability patients in Scotland

Equality News Update: Holyrood: ‘To see concrete change would be momentous’: what young people want from mental health services in Scotland

In 2016, the Scottish Youth Parliament (SYP) chose young people’s mental health as its campaign of the year, culminating in a report, ‘Our generation’s epidemic’, setting out its calls for change.Continue reading Equality News Update: Holyrood: ‘To see concrete change would be momentous’: what young people want from mental health services in Scotland