New standards will support mental health product manufacturers

Design in Mental Health Network and BRE announce plans to launch new testing standards for anti-ligature fixtures and fittings, doors, windows, and furniture

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A window to the world of mental health

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Milestone in developing world-class mental health facilities for south west London

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Unique mental health project signals better-connected care for patients in crisis

First-of-a-kind NHS project will co-ordinate care for mental health patients