Too many people with severe mental illness are being exposed to financial harm because of the lack of support available to help them avoid money problems.
But healthcare professionals in secondary mental health services (including Community Mental Health teams and psychiatric hospitals) have a crucial opportunity to help people avoid financial difficulty.
Find out more in our report.
“I had no help [with my finances] ever. Although the doctor I had was brilliant, he knew as much as I did regarding debt or anything to do with money. I had to sort myself out.”
Expert by experience
Our Interim Chief Executive, Conor D’Arcy, wrote an op-ed for the HSJ highlighting that debt support should be integrated with talking therapies.September 26, 2023
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Government could save £100m+ each year and double recovery rates for people with depression and debt, by joining up mental health and money support
July 18, 2023
The case for integrating money and mental health support during the cost of living crisis.July 18, 2023
Money and Mental Health’s response to the Public Accounts Committee’s call for evidence on Progress Improving Mental Health Services
Money and Mental Health’s response to the Public Accounts Committee’s call for evidence on ProgressApril 03, 2023