Expectations could be placed on education and health services to work together in both schools and health settings as part of efforts to boost support for young people facing mental health difficulties, it has emerged.
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Also in the news: Government advisers moot virtual mental health lead for looked-after children
By Neil Puffett | 19 October 2017 | Children & Young People Now
A single person at every council across England should be made responsible for championing the mental health needs of looked-after children, a group of experts established by government has said.