News And Comment

Listed below is mental health comment SANE has published in the last 18 months. Please refer to the media centre archive for additional material.

Independent review details NHS Trust failings in ten homicide cases
18th Oct 2016
An independent review has criticised Sussex Partnership NHS Trust in the way it handled ten homicide cases involving people linked to its mental health services, following the...
Suicide risk higher in community care, says report
06th Oct 2016
Suicides of people being cared for in the community are three times higher than among hospital inpatients, a new report says. According to The National Confidential Inquiry into Su...
One in three adults with mental illness accessing treatment, says NHS Digital
29th Sep 2016
Today NHS Digital released the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey 2014, a comprehensive look at the state of mental health and healthcare in England.  The report found th...
James Arthur becomes Ambassador for SANE
28th Sep 2016
Leading mental health charity SANE has announced X Factor star James Arthur as its new Ambassador. His first project will be to launch SANE’s latest campaign, which uses soci...
Singer Melissa James on the lookout for volunteers to sing for SANE
28th Jul 2016
Melissa James, an up-and-coming London-based singer, is looking for volunteers to take part in her new initiative, the SING4SANE Big Sing. She’s hoping to recruit dozens of p...
New study on research within the mental health charity sector
14th Jul 2016
Giving Evidence have released a new study detailing how charities access and use evidence to inform the services they provide. ‘An Exploration of the Evidence System of UK Me...