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Hafal’s open letter to the new First Minister

The Chief Executive of Welsh mental health charity Hafal, Alun Thomas, has written an open letter to the new First Minister of Wales, Mark Drakeford, on behalf of the Charity’s 1600 Members. The letter welcomes Mr Drakeford to his new… read more

Jo Roberts’ new Blog on the Mental Health Act

About this blog – and how to get involved In November 2004 I was at the Houses of Parliament giving evidence to a Joint Committee concerning a draft new Mental Health Act. I didn’t think I’d still be campaigning for… read more

“Women across Wales are being let down”

Senedd World Mental Health Day event will see Welsh women present their mental health concerns to AMs An event at the Senedd on World Mental Health Day – October 10th 2018 – will see a new report on Welsh women’s… read more

#DeedsNotWords Interview: Rosita Wilkins

In our latest #DeedsNotWords interview, we caught up with Hafal service user and carer Rosita Wilkins. Here, Rosita discusses what it is like to be a carer – and the mental health issues women face today. A hundred years after… read more