Supporting role is on target

March 2007
Mental Health Practice;Mar2007, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p5
Academic Journal
The article reports on the success of the Department of Health in meeting its target of appointing 3,000 support, time, and recovery workers (STR) in Great Britain. The five year STR program was set up in 2002 as part of a bid by the National Health Service Modernization Agency to ensure that a new pool was available to work in health, social care, and voluntary sector settings. In addition, it was found that service users took an active part in implementing STR program locally.


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