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Site last updated  17/09/21 EF

To improve visitor experience, sections of this site are undergoing redevelopment.

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Because each life lost

is one too many


In less than 45mins

this FREE online course can give you the skills and confidence to have a life-saving conversation.

Has printable certificate of completion

The Mental Health Forum also

delivers this free Suicide Awareness Training via zoom.

Facilitated by people with actual lived experience of suicidal crisis 

and has an additonal 'Café Conversation' element.

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Dates every 4-8 weeks

Add  Your  voice

to the conversations and decisions

that shape services & community

Some current Consultation / Involvement Opportunites are listed below


Scroll down to learn about joining our MHF Consultation Group

Department of Health

Autism Strategy 2023-2028

Closing date 08 October 2021
Click here to read more and to contribute


Health & Social Care Board

Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment

(PNA model)

Closing date 08 October 2021
Click here to read more and to contribute


Department of Justice

Survey about Sexual Violence Myths

A survey has launched to seek views on which rape and sexual offences myths are most prevalent in our society and therefore which ones should be prioritised for challenge.

our contribution is valued, however we ask that you proceed with due attention to your own comfort and self-care, as this is a challenging topic and the questions may raise some difficult emotions or memories. Thank you.


Cosing date 15 November 2021
Click here to read more and to contribute


Department of Health

Draft Regional Policy on the Use of Restrictive Practices in Health and Social Care Settings and Regional Operational Procedure for the Use of Seclusion

Consultation opened on 07 July 2021.
Closing date 01 October 2021 at 17:00
Click here to read more and to contribute


18yrs or older?

Have 1-2 hours free per week free to contribute remotely?

Good level of written English?

Service user or carer with lived experience of mental Health services?Have a home computer and reliable internet connection?

Comfortable reading & contributing by email to MHF consultation activity?


Consider joining the Mental Health Forum's Consultation Group, and work with other service users and carers to contribute to the development and delivery of services.


Contact: Elaine Fogarty

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