Mental health

One in four adults and one in 10 children experience mental illness, and many more of us know and care for people who do.

Children and young people

Our ambition is to support CCGs to work with partners to build effective mental health services for children and young people.


We aim to transform mental health services by 2020, with an ambition of putting mental health on an equal footing to physical health.

Mental Health Taskforce

Bringing together health and care leaders and experts, including people using services, to build a mental health Five Year Forward View.

News and blogs

MindEd for Older People

NHS England’s National Clinical Director for Dementia marks the launch of a free web-based resource providing information about mental health, and explains how useful it can be: We recently saw the launch of MindEd for Older People which has the potential to be a real game changer for older people and their families, and help […]