The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) today releases their anxiety disorder quality standard, which aims to improve the quality of care and support for children, young people and adults with anxiety disorders.
Anxiety disorders are incredibly common yet recognition of them, particularly in primary care, is poor, leading to many not receiving the support they need. And when people do seek support from their GP, treatment is often limited to the prescription of medication. Read More »
Charitable legacies are the foundation for many good causes in the UK and are vital in continuing their work. 74% of the UK population support charities and when asked, 35% of them say they would happily leave a gift in their will once family and friends have been provided for. In reality, however, only 7% actually get around to doing it.
Legacies, no matter how small, can make a huge impact to the work that we do at Anxiety UK. Read More »
Anxiety UK today joins other mental health charities in welcoming the Government’s plans revealed yesterday to provide greater support to those affected by mental health issues. Waiting times and patient choice have been targeted in the Government’s plans to put mental health treatment on a par with other care. Read More »