Jersey: Locked up with adults – the case for improving children’s mental health care (30 September 2021)

30th September 2021


This week saw young people directly address Ministers about their “traumatising” experiences of mental health care, with their key aim to put an end to children being admitted to adult facility Orchard House.

Keeping an eye on that issue over a number of months has been Patricia Winchester, CEO of advocacy charity My Voice, who told Express about her concerns, but also why she is hopeful that change may be coming…