The Scottish Government should ensure that mental health funding is ring-fenced for young person-specific mental health services, and that this funding is shared proportionately between acute, high-intensity services, and preventative and early intervention support such as drop-in centres, peer support, and services provided by the third sector.

Date:
1 Jul 2016
Level:
Recommendation
Subject:
Health and Wellbeing
Agreement:
N/A
Notes:

Scottish Youth Parliament Research Report, Our generation’s epidemic: An analysis of young people’s awareness and experience of mental health information, support and services

Renewed by Conveners Group on 31 August 2019

 Extended by Conveners Group on 22nd November 2020