Mission Statement


Vision for Change, the report of the Expert Group on Mental Health Policy, has advocated the setting up of a National Service Users Executive with the following mandate

To inform the National Health Service Directorate and the Mental Health Commission on issues relating to user involvement and participation in:

  • planning,
  • delivering,
  • evaluating and
  • monitoring services

and including models of best practice.

To develop and implement best practice guidelines between the user and provider interface including capacity development issues.