Monthly Archives: February 2018

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) Leics

CAMHS is used as a term for all services that work with children and young people who have difficulties with their emotional or behavioural well being. Local areas have a number of different support services available. These might be from … Continue reading

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“Deeds not words”

Alice Hawkins, a leading light of the suffragette movement who was jailed five times during her struggle to achieve equality. A statue in her memory unveiled in Leicester’s Market Square this week. Suffragettes violently campaigned for the female right to vote … Continue reading

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The majority of parents know when a child is in need of professional help, but accessing that help is increasingly difficult.

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) in the UK are “complex” and “fragmented”, leaving many kids with a poor experience of care. These were the findings from a Care Quality Commission report in October 2017, which also stated that people who work with … Continue reading

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