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With the General Election coming up on 8 June, we have been asked about the eligibility to vote for people receiving treatment in hospital for mental ill health, or for people with issues related to their mental capacity.
The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland today published six new local visit reports. These include visits to NHS hospital wards and units, and a prison.
The Mental Welfare Commission today published a report on its visits to all adult mental health admission wards across Scotland.
A drive to improve mental health services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people has begun today with the launch of a new guide by the Mental Welfare Commission.
Scotland's new mental health strategy - published today - is strong on ambition and vision, but needs more clarity on how its actions will be delivered, says the Mental Welfare Commission.
The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland today published eight new local visit reports. These include visits to NHS hospital wards and units, and a care home.
The Scottish Government has today announced the appointment of Gordon Johnston, Alexander Riddell and Mary Twaddle as members of the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland Board.
The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland today published seven new local visit reports on its visits to NHS hospital wards and units for people with mental ill health or a learning disability.
The first Scotland-wide network of specialists focused on improving mental health for new and expectant mothers is being launched today.