CYPF Bulletin - Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund Phase 2

A new integrated model for delivering support to children and their families with additional needs is currently being piloted in North Lanarkshire utilising funding from Scottish government as recommended in the Community Mental Health & Wellbeing Supports & Services Framework. Using the Empowering Cluster Integrated Model. North Lanarkshire (NL) community and voluntary sector have worked in partnership with Education and families colleagues across North Lanarkshire Council on a rapid pilot to develop and deliver community based mental health and wellbeing support and services to children and young people This approach will deliver tailored support to children and young people (age range of 5-24 & up to 26 for care experienced young people) in their local communities. The aim is to enhance local provision and deliver on the ambitions within the Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Framework that target issues of mental wellbeing and emotional distress and is based on prevention and early intervention. 

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