Political Party Views on Mental Health

Here you can find position papers and other information regarding the stance of the various political parties and independents on mental health in Ireland.

(Click on the wording in italics to bring you to the relevant reports)

 

 

Anti-Austerity Alliance

Health

Published: Unknown

 

Fine Gael/Current Government

Connecting for Life – Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020

 

Fianna Fáil

Improving Mental Health – An Ireland for All

Published: January 2016

 

Promoting Positive Youth Mental Health

Published: Unknown

 

Green Party

Mental Health Policy

Published: October 2015

 

Labour Party

Better Mental Health – Labour’s plan for improving access to mental health services

Published: February 2016

 

People Before Profit

Healthcare Policy

Published: Unknown

 

 Sinn Fein

Better4Health – A Sinn Féin Plan for Universal Healthcare

Published: May 2017

Specific pages: 11, 64, 65

 

 

The Situation 10 Years Ago

A Vision for Change – Report of the Expert Group on Mental Health Policy