Better care for major conditions: Improving Mental Health

Mental health inequalities are often linked with wider cultural and societal systems of disadvantage which impact a person’s wellbeing; including (but not limited to) stigma, discrimination and environment – including housing security. All of these have significant impacts on an individual’s wellbeing, and many of these enablers are beyond the remit of the health system alone. The shift towards more integrated, population-level health systems will support more localized and personalized responses to health inequalities across the prevention and treatment spectrum to be rolled-out.