MPs urge creation of new department for children

Joe Lepper
Monday, June 25, 2018

A new department for children should be established in order to drive efforts to improve mental health services for children and young people, a cross-party group of MPs and peers has said.

Baroness Floella Benjamin said children's mental health policy requires co-ordination across government. Picture: UK Parliament
Baroness Floella Benjamin said children's mental health policy requires co-ordination across government. Picture: UK Parliament

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