Public mental health & wellbeing

Public mental health & wellbeing

Mental wellbeing is fundamental to quality of life. It is linked to good physical health, with many other benefits for individuals. Communities and environments that support mental wellbeing are good for all of us, including people with mental health problems.

Improving mental wellbeing and mental health care is about improving outcomes for everyone in society, reducing inequalities and increasing social inclusion about improving outcomes for everyone in society, reducing inequalities and increasing social inclusion.

A whole system approach is needed to include a strong element of mental health social inclusion.

A whole system approach is needed to include a strong element of mental health promotion and early intervention alongside work on treatment and support and promoting social inclusion to tackle stigma and discrimination.