Health and Social Services Minister Edwina Hart will officially launch Hafal’s new Criminal Justice Link Service at the Senedd on Wednesday October 14th.
The service, which is funded by a combined sum of £1.2m from the Lloyds TSB Foundation (Ex-Prisoner Programme) and the Big Lottery (Mental Health Matters) will be made available throughout Wales and is aimed at anyone with a serious mental illness who has become involved (or is at risk of becoming involved) in the criminal justice system. A grant from Comic Relief funded Hafal’s development work on criminal justice which led to this new service…
Remember you can still view the wide range of pictures taken by service users and members of the public during our successful “Have You Clicked?” campaign which took place last year…
Welsh mental health charity Hafal has welcomed an inquiry into mental health service provision in Wales by the National Assembly’s Health, Wellbeing and Local Government Committee which highlighted a need for urgent action to improve services.
Welsh mental health charity Hafal has been awarded £154,131.00 by the Big Lottery Fund’s “People and Places – investing in your community” scheme.
The award, which covers a three-year period, will enable Hafal’s Information Hub to provide a service catering for young people aged 11-25 with serious mental illness.
Visitors to this year’s National Eisteddfod will have a unique opportunity to learn about mental health services in Wales by meeting the famous fairytale figure of Cinderella at mental health charity Hafal’s stand.
Visitors to this year’s Royal Welsh Show will have a unique opportunity to learn a lot about mental health services in Wales by meeting the famous fairytale figure of Cinderella at mental health charity Hafal’s stand.
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.
Ospreys players attended the Hafal National Physical Health Awareness Day in Neath yesterday (9th July) to take part in the tug-of-war and award winners with medals. Clients from across Wales got the opportunity to take part in a number of sports including welly wanging, horse racing, Tai Chi, football, volleyball and boules.
Welsh mental health charity Hafal will be holding its 2009 National Physical Health Awareness Day at the Neath Sports Centre on 9th July.
Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills Minister Jane Hutt AM has spoken of the need for “everyone with a serious mental illness to have access to the things that everyone else has.”