Hafal gives evidence to Welsh Affairs Committee on proposed mental health LCO

Hafal, Wales’ leading charity for people with serious mental illness and their carers, yesterday gave evidence to the Welsh Affairs Committee on the proposed Mental Health Legislative Competence Order (LCO) for Wales.

Deputy Chief Executive Alun Thomas and staff member and former service user Lee McCabe spoke at length to a group of MPs in Committee Room 16 of the House of Commons.

To view a video of the proceedings please visit: http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=4563

For background information on the LCO please refer to the latest edition of the Mental Health Wales journal: http://www.mentalhealthwales.net/mhw/journal.php