Policy paper

Mental health: priorities for change

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Sets out 25 priorities for change in how children and adults with mental health problems are supported and cared for.


The document sets out 25 priorities for change. It details how changes in local service planning and delivery will make a difference to the lives of people with mental health problems in the next 2 or 3 years.

This supports the government’s mental health strategy ‘No Health without Mental Health’.