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Children's Mental Health Week

EDM (Early Day Motion) 811: tabled on 05 January 2022

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises that 7 February 2022 marks the beginning of Children’s Mental Health Week; notes that this year’s theme is growing together; recognises that the covid-19 pandemic has challenged the mental health of children and adults across the world and understands that those challenges and setbacks can help us to grow and adapt together; further acknowledges that 75 per cent of mental illnesses start before a person’s 18th birthday, highlighting a growing need for mental health support from a young age; thanks all the UK mental health charities currently providing support, including Place2Be and YoungMinds; and urges the Government to implement a dedicated mental health strategy.

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.

Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Dundee West
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Glasgow North
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2022
Bath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Ochil and South Perthshire
Callaghan, Amy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
East Dunbartonshire
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Ceredigion
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Arfon
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 January 2022
Motherwell and Wishaw
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2022
York Central
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2022
Hayes and Harlington
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2022
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Olney, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2022
Richmond Park
Crouch, Tracey
Conservative
Signed on 9 February 2022
Chatham and Aylesford
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2022
Edinburgh West
Cooper, Daisy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2022
St Albans
Foy, Mary Kelly
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2022
City of Durham
Corbyn, Jeremy
Independent
Signed on 9 February 2022
Islington North
Johnson, Kim
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2022
Liverpool, Riverside
De Cordova, Marsha
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2022
Battersea
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2022
Rochdale
Wilson, Munira
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2022
Twickenham
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 February 2022
Glasgow North West
Burgon, Richard
Labour
Signed on 19 April 2022
Leeds East
Ribeiro-Addy, Bell
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2022
Streatham

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.