Mental health services letting down older people (13.08.07)

A Major inquiry sets out plan to help the 3.5 million older sufferers

A mental health pandemic and an inadequate Government response mean that over 3.5 million older people who experience mental health problems do not have satisfactory services and support, according to the final report from the UK Inquiry into Mental Health and Well-Being in Later Life – a major independent inquiry supported by Age Concern.

If interested click on this link: http://www.ageconcern.org.uk/AgeConcern/pr_mental_health_inquiry.asp

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One Response to “Mental health services letting down older people (13.08.07)”

  1. oberon92 Says:

    Hmmm, why am I not surprised at this – you just have to look around you to see the reality.

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