A prevention revolution

On May 10, speaking at the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, Jenny Edwards, the Chief Executive of the Mental Health Foundation, called for a national prevention strategy. “We need,”she stated, “to tackle the causes that increase the risk of mental ill health and to equip people with practical tools that help prevent stress, anxiety and depression, and build resilience. We need a prevention revolution.”

Is this a role that housing, and in particular, housing associations, could play?

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