Children and Young People’s Mental Health Services (CYPMHS)

To support the implementation of the Five Year Forward View for Mental Health and the NHS Long Term Plan deliverables for CYP MH services, NHS England and NHS Improvement provide guidance documents, tools and other information for commissioners and providers. These are set out below alongside additional resources from external organisations which are useful for supporting the delivery of accessible, evidence-based, outcome-focused services in collaboration with children, young people and families.



Data flow and support

Other resources

Further resources are available to Children and Young People’s Mental Health commissioners through the CYPMH Commissioner Support Programme, with additional resources also available for mental health support teams (MHSTs). If you are a commissioner and would like to access those resources or are associated with an MHST and need that additional information and support, please contact