Children Suffering from Mental Health Problems are Staying in Adult Centres

Children are forced to stay in adult mental health facilities due to there not being enough age appropriate help centres for young people.

The issue has resulted in parents taking to the streets in protest and many believe that their children are living in hell while staying at these locations.

The number of youth centres dedicated to mental health in the UK and Ireland continue to deplete at an alarming rate and has even resulted in a doctor resigning in protest.

Ireland’s Mental Health Commission (MHC) published a report last year, that found children continue to be admitted to adult mental health facilities which are inappropriate to their needs.

Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2019/04/14/children-in-living-hell-as-theyre-forced-to-stay-in-adult-mental-health-facilities-9200177/?ito=cbshare

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