BasicNeeds Ghana

Mental Health for All in Ghana:

Poor people with mental illness or epilepsy benefit from improved access and quality community based mental health services. 1. Mental Health Law effectively implemented through increased advocacy by 4 region-based Alliance for mental health and development. 2. To have a Legislative Instrument (LI) in place for effective implementation of the new Mental Health Law of Ghana. 3. Enhanced access to community mental health services improve the health status of 3500 poor men, women, boys and girls with mental illness or epilepsy in deprived and hard to reach areas.