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Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

EDM (Early Day Motion) 504: tabled on 18 May 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes that it is Mental Health Awareness Week 2020; highlights the fact that the theme this year is Be Kind and Kindness; encourages people within the social distancing rules in place to make contact with loved ones and offer support; further highlights that the effect of covid-19 and the lockdown has a detrimental effect on the mental health of many people; and highlights the determination of this House to set the standard by ensuring there is adequate mental health support for those that need it regardless of their age or circumstances.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.