Mental Health Europe (MHE). Violence Against women with disabilities gains omen with disabilities as seen from civil society HEALTH. María Jesús San Pío FEAFES Coordinator. Mental Health Europe (MHE). FEAFES – SPANISH CONFEDERATION OF GROUPINGS OF FAMILIES AND PEOPLE WITH MENTAL ILLNESS.
María Jesús San Pío
FEAFES – SPANISH CONFEDERATION OF GROUPINGS OF FAMILIES AND PEOPLE WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
To improve the quality of life of people with mental illness and their families.
To defend their rights.
To represent the Associative Movement.
Leadership Justice Self determination
Participation Efficacy Equity
Democracy Solidarity Transparency
A European non-governmental organisation committed to:
the promotion of positive mental health and well-being
the prevention of mental distress
the improvement of care
advocacy for social inclusion
protection of human rights for people with mental health problems, their families and carers
in 30 European countries
Mental health promotion NGOs
NGOs representing users of mental health services
NGOs representing users’ families
Other European NGOs in the mental health field
Research and educational institutions
Lobbies the European institutions to raise the profile of mental health and well-being on the European agenda
Mainstreams mental health and well-being in EuropeanpoliciestogetherwithotherNGOs
Acts as a platform for exchange and collaboration amongEuropeanhealth and social NGOs
Represents the interests of itsmembers and supports themwith information on Europeanpolicy and legaldevelopments
Develops communication strategies and materials: newsletter, website, leaflets, press releases, position papers and media relationsWhat does Mental Health Europe do?
DAPHNE III: “Train, Improve, Reduce! Diminishthe mental health and psychologicalconsequences of violenceagainstwomenbydismantlingprejudices of lawenforcementagents” (2011-2012)
DAPHNE II: “ViolenceAgainstWomen at workLet s talkaboutit!The mental healthimpacts of violence and harassmentagainstwomen at work” (2009-2010)