News Posts from : December2010

“We need to keep fighting for better mental health services”

Hafal National Service User Champion Sue Barnes has urged legislators to ensure that the regulations in the Mental Health Wales Measure “prescribe a holistic care and treatment plan and that the plan addresses service users as individuals.”

Expert Patient Trainer Project – update!

The Expert Patient Trainer Project, a three year initiative supported by a UK Project Grant from Comic Relief, is now in it’s sixth month.

Hafal’s Expert Patient Trainers are service users or carers who are being supported to gain their own training qualifications and to use their knowledge and ’lived experience’ to develop and deliver a range of quality courses to various organizations in the educational, voluntary, private and public sectors.