In this section you can keep up to date with all our recent consultation responses and political engagement within Northern Ireland.
There is no new Assembly business at present.
All-Party Group on Suicide Prevention
The Assembly's All-Party Group on Suicide Prevention held a meeting at Stormont and both Drs Gerry Lynch and Michael Doherty were in attendance.
The meeting, chaired by Orlaithi Flynn MLA heard from the Public Health Agency and an update on its Protect Life 2 Stakeholder Engagement Workshops, from both Belfast HSC Trust and Contact NI on the Lifeline Service Transition.
Ulster University's Professor Siobhan O’Neill spoke on recent research findings on students and suicide. Time, however, did not permit a discussion on the Suicide Prevention Bill.
|Reviewing the Outcomes for Graduates||GMC||Response||10 January|
|Independent Review of the Assessment Process (NI) - A Call for Evidence - Personal Independence Payment||Department for Communities||16 March|
|Service Framework for Mental Health and Wellbeing 2018-2021||DoH||Response||31 May|
|Strategy for Looked After Children: Improving Children's Lives||Joint DoH & DoEd||Response||4 July|
|Introduction of Proposed Clinical Response Model||NI Ambulance Service Health & Social Care Trust||Response||20 Dec|