My lawyer friend Victoria Hewson and I have launched a small, non-funded campaign called ‘Radical’, aimed at fighting for truth and freedom in this arena.
Posts Tagged: Mental Health
Hunt is partly judging his own legacy. But the Government can still expect him to provide rigorous challenge.
MPs should be allowed to decide if former Ministers are capable of offering independent scrutiny to their successors.
Whilst loneliness is an inherent aspect of human existence, long-term loneliness has been linked with health inequality and poor life outcomes.
Ben Bradley: Let’s stop forcing all pupils down an academic path – and free some instead to prepare for the world of work
Both kinds of school have a place, and more besides. It needs to be a choice. Education is not ‘one-size fits all’, it’s ‘horses for courses’.
The costs – personal, social and economic – of family breakdown are vast and under-appreciated. This is a social justice issue.
Michael Farmer: More children are being taken into care. All too often that means being put on a conveyer belt to crime.
If I had not been sent to a state boarding school and experienced stable relationships, I would likely have ended up in care myself.
There are glossy reports and poorly attended meetings. But obvious failings are ignored.
As the Prime Minister said, many people have lent us their vote, and they won’t be so generous next time if we get it wrong.
There should be the right to impose an immediate and substantial detention. Heads who don’t maintain order should be required by Ofsted to change their ways.
We made savings which allowed us to create news teams. These work with all schools to spread tested practices to support good mental wellbeing.
Lord Ashcroft: PTSD-suffering military veterans show long-term benefits from working with orphaned baby rhinos
The participants in Footprints of Hope say that they would encourage other veterans with mental health and physical disabilities to apply for future programmes.
They are chosen not from a factional or ideological standpoint, but from what I see while doing the job of Mayor.
The defectors are wrong. The Conservatives aren’t shifting to the right. They are mired in the mixed middle.
No less than the ERG, the group of three sees everything through the prism of Brexit – which, let it not be forgotten, they voted to support themselves.
This week’s National Family Hubs Fair and Conference brought together around 50 organisations that are committed to supporting families.
Setting flimsy evidence and distorted statistics to a depressing soundtrack does nothing for their credibility.