23 MAY 2014

Mental Health Crisis Care Concordat

Last week Dan was delighted to attend a meeting which bought together Suffolk's key public and voluntary services. There were representatives from all across Suffolk, including the Police and Crime Commissioner, Suffolk County Council, Suffolk's Health and Well Being Board, Suffolk Family Careers and Dan's fellow Member of Parliament Peter Aldous. They were gathered together to sign Suffolk's Mental Health Crisis Care Concordat.

The Concordat covers what needs to happen when people in mental health crisis need help – in policy making and spending decisions, in anticipating and preventing mental health crises wherever possible, and in making sure effective emergency response systems operate in localities when a crisis does occur.

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Homelessness among Refugees — [Sir Henry Bellingham in the Chair] (17 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Lady on securing today’s debate. It must have struck all of us in the Chamber that any of the challenges she has outlined that refugees face in beginning to engage with life in the UK—whether it be opening a bank account, getting a national insurance number or accessing appropriate healthcare—would be difficult for a British citizen to do within a...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Psychiatry: Consultants (16 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many specialist older adult Consultant Psychiatrists worked in the NHS in England in each year since 2009 (a) in total and (b) as FTE.