Our policy briefings on welfare and benefits

Our policy work on welfare and benefits is based on what we hear from our 80,000 Mind campaigners and the over 150,000 people each year who visit Local Minds for advice, information or employment support. You can read our policy briefings below or get in touch with our policy and campaigns team on [email protected] for more details.



  • Mental health and benefits reassessments
    Briefing on ending unnecessary PIP and ESA assessments for people with mental health problems, following new guidance from the Department for Work and Pensions.




Our latest report

Our 2014 report 'We've got work to do' sets out the case for change when it comes to supporting people with mental health problems in the workplace and through the back-to-work support system.

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Mental Health A-Z

Information and advice on a huge range of mental health topics

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Helping you to better understand and support people with mental health problems

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