Dr Dan attended a breakfast reception at the Suffolk Show which was hosted by NFU Mutual to discuss the "Farming Help" trilogy, which comprises of the FCN (Farming Community Network), Addington Fund and RABI (Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution).
All 3 organisations work closely together to offer help, support and advice to farmers and their families. The event was well attended and 3 of the 7 Suffolk MPs were present – including Dr Dan, Dr. Coffey and Jo Churchill.
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Drug Treatment Services (16 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Member for Manchester, Withington (Jeff Smith) on securing the debate. I agree with everything he said. I draw the attention of Members to my declaration of interest as a practising NHS psychiatrist and as someone who has worked in drug addiction, or drug treatment, services. I do not intend to rehearse the discussion on the lack of, or reduction in, funding for the...
Children and Mental Health Services — [Mark Pritchard in the Chair] (16 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing the debate; he is making some very good points. As he recognises, CAMHS are the Cinderella services of the Cinderella service—mental health is still woefully underfunded in comparison with many other parts of the NHS. Does he also recognise that CAMHS recruitment is a real challenge? The August 2019 fill rates for higher trainees in the UK stand at...