Mental health cuts 'affecting children' - Young Minds

Young Minds, the young people's mental health charity have launched a campaign to draw attention to the cuts to children's mental health services in England, using freedom of information requests. The responses revealed that a majority of local authority areas have seen a cut or freeze in their Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) budgets, creating a crisis of funding which will affect many young people.

More info - [Young Minds full story] [BBC report]

The petition linked to the campaign, "Stop the cuts to children and young people’s mental health services" already has around 10,000 signatures - to read more and sign the petition, click here.